SUFFOLK COUNTY COUNCIL is the administrative authority for the county
England . It is run by 75 elected county councillors
representing 63 divisions. It is a member of the East of
Government Association .
* 1 History
* 2 Structure of the County Council
* 3 Responsibilities
* 4 Shared services
* 5 Elections
* 6 References
* 7 External links
Established in 1974 and initially based at East
Suffolk County Hall ,
the Council was located to
Endeavour House in
Ipswich in 2004. In
September 2010, the council announced that it would seek to outsource
a number of its services, in an attempt to cut its own budget by 30%.
In 2011 controversy surrounding the CEO
Andrea Hill featured in local
and national press (including £122,000 spent on management
consultants), leading to her disciplinary hearing and resignation.
STRUCTURE OF THE COUNTY COUNCIL