Our political make up

Scottish Borders Council is elected under proportional representation. There are 34 Councillors in 11 multi-member wards.  Our political make up is:

Political control

We are controlled by a coalition comprising:

  • Scottish Conservative and Unionists
  • Indpendent Alliance

Political leaders

The following posts are chosen by the Administration:

  • The Leader is Shona Haslam (CON)
  • The Convener is David Parker (IND)
  • The Vice Convener is Tom Weatherston (CON)