The council is responsible for many services across Kent (except Medway which is a separate, unitary authority).
Kent County Council is made up of 81 councillors who are elected every 4 years. The next election will take place in 2021.
Details of the council are at www.kent.gov.uk.
The council is currently controlled by the Conservative group and made up of:
- 67 Conservative
- 7 Liberal Democrat
- 5 Labour
- 2 Independents group
The Deal and Walmer division elects two of those councillors (click on their name for contact details):