Kerrier (Cornish: Keryer) was a local government district in Cornwall, England, United Kingdom. It was the most southerly district in the United Kingdom, other than the Isles of Scilly. Its council was based in Camborne (50.214°N 5.297°W). Other towns in the district included Redruth and Helston. The district also contained the Lizard Peninsula.
|• Created||1 April 1974|
|• Abolished||1 April 2009|
|• Succeeded by||Cornwall unitary authority|
|• Type||Civil parishes|
The district was formed on 1 April 1974, as a merger of the borough of Helston, the urban district of Camborne-Redruth and Kerrier Rural District. On 25 July 2007, Cornwall County Council's bid for unitary authority status was accepted by the government. Kerrier District Councl was abolished on 1 April 2009 as part of structural changes to local government in England.
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