An election to Denbighshire County Council took place on 5 May 2022 as part of the 2022 Welsh local elections. The previous elections took place in May 2017 and the next are scheduled to happen in 2027.


No party gained an overall majority, though the Labour Party became the largest group. The Conservative Party lost nine seats, including that of their Group leader, Julian Thompson-Hill. The council gained its first ever representatives from the Green Party, who won seats in Prestatyn Central and St Asaph East. The overall turnout was 38.6%.[1]

Party Seats Change
Labour Party 19 Increase 3
Independents 12 Increase 4
Plaid Cymru 8 Steady
Conservative Party 6 Decrease 9
Green Party 2 Increase 2
Liberal Democrats 1 Steady


  1. ^ Richard Evans (6 May 2022). "Local Election 2022: Denbighshire Council voting and results in full". North Wales Live. Retrieved 2022-05-11.
  2. ^ "Denbighshire result - Local Elections 2022". BBC News. Retrieved 2022-05-07.