Council organisation and services

Reigate & Banstead Borough Council is a Conservative-controlled council comprised of 51 democratically elected councillors accountable to the residents in their ward.

The composition of the Council, following the borough elections on 5 May 2016 is:

  • 39 Conservative Councillors
  • 7 Residents' Associations Councillors
  • 2 Green Councillors
  • 2 Liberal Democrat Councillor
  • 1 UKIP Councillor

Together they form the Council, which determines the policy framework and decides all major strategies and plans for the Borough.

The council has 460 full-time equivalent officers who give advice, implement decisions and manage the day-to-day delivery of its services.

The Officer organisation is headed by John Jory, the Chief Executive and is supported by a Management Team.

The main services the Council provides are:

  • Environmental Health
  • Housing
  • Leisure and Culture
  • Planning and Building Control
  • Streetcare
  • Refuse Collection and Recycling
  • Council Tax
  • Benefits.

We also provide a range of services to help the community, particularly the elderly and run a Help Desk service which provides advice on our services.

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