Your councillors

There are 36 councillors who represent the interests of South Oxfordshire residents and make decisions on council business at council meetings.

Each councillor represents an area of South Oxfordshire, which known as their ward. Voters in South Oxfordshire elect the councillors every four year. You can register to vote here.

Council operations are overseen by the leader of the council and eight cabinet members who are chosen from the elected councillors by the leader. Each cabinet member is responsible for the work carried out by a different council department.


The Council is chaired by Cllr David Bretherton, who is also responsible for bursary awards and general presentations. For more information see the Chair’s page.

Contact us - Democratic services

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01235 422520
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South Oxfordshire District Council
135 Eastern Avenue
Milton Park
OX14 4SB