Purbeck District Council has a total of of 25 wards, eight of which are the South Dorset constituency. Conservatives hold the majority on the council, with 20 councillors.Councillor Bill Trite is Chairman of the Council and Councillor Gary Suttle is Leade of the Council.
- Langton - Councillor Mike Lovell
- Swanage North - Councilor Bill Trite, Councillor Gloria Marsh and Councillor Mike Whitwam
- Swanage South - Councillor Gary Suttle, Councilor Caroline Finch and Councillor Tim Morris
- Winfrith - Councillor Barry Quinn
- Wool - Councillor Cherry Brooks, Councillor Graham Brown and Councillor Laura Miller
Information about Purbeck District Council can be found at Dorset councils online: www.dorsetforyou.gov.uk