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Meet your new councillors

New mayor Chris Cooke at the election count

Following the local elections in May 2023, Labour have taken control of Middlesbrough Council, with newly-elected mayor Chris Cooke leading 25 of his party's councillors.

The full political makeup of the council is now:

  • Labour - 25
  • Independent - 15
  • Conservative - 4
  • Liberal Democrat - 2

Find out more about your new councillors, as well as Mayor Cooke's new executive team, on the meet your new councillors page.