Elections to Penwith District Council were held on 6 May 1999. One third of the council was up for election and the council stayed under no overall control. Overall turnout was 34.1%.

After the election, the composition of the council was:

Results

Penwith Local Election Result 1999
Party Seats Gains Losses Net gain/loss Seats % Votes % Votes +/−
  Conservative 5 +2 45.5
  Independent 5 +1 45.5
  Labour 1 -1 9.1
  Liberal Democrats 0 -2 0

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