Dorset County Council

Dorset County Council (DCC) was the county council for the county of Dorset in England. It provided the upper tier of local government, below which were district councils, and town and parish councils. The county council had 46 elected councillors and was based at County Hall in Dorchester.[1] The council was abolished on 31 March 2019 as part of structural changes to local government in Dorset.[2]

Dorset County Council
Coat of arms
Council logo
Type
Type
Structure
Seats46 councillors
Length of term
4 years
Elections
First-past-the-post
Last election
4 May 2017
Meeting place
County Hall, Dorchester
Website
www.dorsetforyou.gov.uk