Political composition of the council

The most recent council-wide elections were held on Thursday 5 May 2022. 

There are 64 members representing the 20 multi-member wards across South Lanarkshire. The current composition is as follows:  

  • Scottish National Party - 27
  • Labour Party - 24
  • Conservative and Unionist Party - 7
  • Liberal Democrats – 3
  • Independent Group – 2
  • Greens - 1

You will find the list of current members against each political party on our Councillors and committees pages.