East Suffolk County Council
Coat of arms
Founded1 April 1889
Disbanded1 April 1974
Succeeded bySuffolk County Council
Meeting place
East Suffolk County Hall, Ipswich

East Suffolk County Council was the county council of the non-metropolitan county of East Suffolk in east England. It came into its powers on 1 April 1889 and acted as the governing authority for the county until it was amalgamated with West Suffolk County Council to form Suffolk County Council in 1974.[1] The county council was based at East Suffolk County Hall in Ipswich.[2]


  1. ^ "Ipswich mayor refutes Bury St Edmunds' county town title claim as 'not in the same league'". East Anglia Times. 28 February 2017. Retrieved 8 October 2019.
  2. ^ Historic England. "County Hall Main Entrance Block, Ipswich (1207685)". National Heritage List for England. Retrieved 13 August 2019.