Il Surrey (pronuncia [sʌri]) è una contea dell'Inghilterra sud-orientale, nella regione del Sud Est confinante con le contee di Berkshire, Hampshire, Kent, East Sussex, West Sussex e con Greater London, l'area metropolitana di Londra.
Surrey has educated many notable alumni, including Olympic gold medallists, several senior politicians, as well as a number of notable persons in various fields including the arts, sports and academia. Graduates typically abbreviate the University of Surrey to Sur when using post-nominal letters after their degree.
Ash is in Surrey Heath constituency, which since its inception been won by the Conservative party. Local government is administered by Guildford Borough Council and Surrey County Council. At Surrey County Council, one of the 81 representatives represents the area within the Ash division.