Local elections 2013

Vote 2013

Elections will be held in 34 local authorities in England and 1 in Wales on 2 May 2013.

Results for England and Wales

This page shows which councils are holding elections and the party representation on each one.

Several councils are undergoing significant boundary changes in 2013, which will see their number of seats reduced.

Click on the council names to go to candidate listings on council websites.

England

Council Type Boundary changes Seats 2013 Seats up 2 May

Bristol

Unitary

No

Lib Dem 32

Lab 22

Con 14

Green 2

Lib Dem 14

Con 6

Lab 3

one third

Buckinghamshire

County

Yes (-8 seats)

Con 44

Lib Dem 11

Lab 1

Ind 1

All seats up

Cambridgeshire

County

No

Con 39

Lib Dem 21

Lab 3

Ind 3

UKIP 2

Green 1

All seats up

Cornwall

Unitary

Yes

Con 46

Lib Dem 36

Ind 34

MK 6

Lab 1

All seats up

Cumbria

County

Yes

Con 39

Lab 25

Lib Dem 14

Ind 6

All seats up

Derbyshire

County

Yes

Con 31

Lab 23

Lib Dem 7

Ind 2

UKIP 1

All seats up

Devon

County

No

Con 41

Lib Dem 13

Lab 6

Ind 2

All seats up

Dorset

County

No

Con 29

Lib Dem 14

Lab 1

Ind 1

All seats up

Durham

Unitary

Yes

Lab 68

Ind 28

Lib Dem 21

Con 9

All seats up

East Sussex

County

No

Con 29

Lib Dem 13

Lab 4

Ind 3

All seats up

Essex

County

No

Con 60

Lib Dem 11

Lab 2

Ind 1

RA 1

All seats up

Gloucestershire

County

Yes (-10 seats)

Con 40

Lib Dem 14

Lab 5

Ind 3

Green 1

All seats up

Hampshire

County

No

Con 51

Lib Dem 24

Lab 1

Green 1

Ind 1

All seats up

Hertfordshire

County

No

Con 54

Lib Dem 17

Lab 3

Green 1

ED 1

All seats up

Isle of Wight

Unitary

No

Con 24

Ind 11

Lib Dem 4

Lab 1

All seats up

Kent

County

No

Con 72

Lib Dem 7

Lab 3

RA 1

UKIP 1

All seats up

Lancashire

County

No

Con 51

Lab 17

Lib Dem 9

Ind 3

Green 2

BNP 1

Idle Toad 1

All seats up

Leicestershire

County

No

Con 33

Lib Dem 14

Lab 4

Ind 2

UKIP 2

All seats up

Lincolnshire

County

No

Con 62

Ind 6

Lab 5

Lib Dem 4

All seats up

Norfolk

County

No

Con 60

Lib Dem 9

Green 6

Lab 5

Ind 3

UKIP 1

All seats up

North Yorkshire

County

No

Con 46

Ind 14

Lib Dem 9

Lib 2

Lab 1

All seats up

Northamptonshire

County

Yes (-16 seats)

Con 54

Lib Dem 10

Lab 6

Ind 2

UKIP 1

All seats up

Northumberland

Unitary

Yes

Lib Dem 25

Con 18

Lab 17

Ind 7

All seats up

Nottinghamshire

County

No

Con 35

Lab 16

Lib Dem 9

Ind 6

UKIP 1

All seats up

Oxfordshire

County

Yes (-11 seats)

Con 52

Lib Dem 10

Lab 9

Green 2

Ind 1

All seats up

Shropshire

Unitary

No

Con 51

Lib Dem 14

Lab 7

Ind 2

All seats up

Somerset

County

Yes (-3 seats)

Con 33

Lib Dem 22

Lab 2

All seats up

Staffordshire

County

Yes

Con 50

Lib Dem 4

Lab 3

UKIP 3

Ind 2

All seats up

Suffolk

County

No

Con 55

Lib Dem 11

Lab 4

Green 2

Ind 2

UKIP 1

All seats up

Surrey

County

Yes (+1 seat)

Con 55

Lib Dem 13

RA 10

Lab 1

UKIP 1

All seats up

Warwickshire

County

No

Con 38

Lab 12

Lib Dem 11

Ind 1

All seats up

West Sussex

County

No

Con 46

Lib Dem 18

Lab 3

Ind 2

UKIP 2

All seats up

Wiltshire

Unitary

No

Con 61

Lib Dem 22

Ind 13

Lab 2

All seats up

Worcestershire

County

No

Con 41

Lib Dem 7

Lab 4

ICHC 2

Lib 1

Green 1

RA 1

All seats up

Information may be subject to revision and change until election day. There may be other council by-elections taking place on 2 May. The BBC is not responsible for the content of external Internet sites.

Wales

Council Type Boundary changes Seats 2013 Seats up

Anglesey

County

Yes (-10 seats)

Ind 23

PC 8

Lab 5

Llais 2

Lib Dem 1

Con 1

All seats up

Anglesey's election was delayed from 2012 due to the appointment of commissioners to take over the running of the council. The council is undergoing significant boundary changes and restructuring.

Unitary councils

Anglesey Ind 23, PC 8, Lab 6, Llais 2, Lib Dem 1, Con 1 all seats up. Boundary changes: -10 seats

Bristol Lib Dem 14, Con 6, Lab 3 one third of seats up

Cornwall Con 46, Lib Dem 36, Ind 34, MK 6, Lab 1 all seats up. Boundary changes

Durham Lab 68, Ind 28, Lib Dem 21, Con 9 all seats up. Boundary changes

Isle of Wight Con 24, Ind 11, Lib Dem 4, Lab 1 all seats up

Northumberland Lib Dem 25, Con 18, Lab 17, Ind 7 all seats up. Boundary changes

Shropshire Con 51, Lib Dem 14, Lab 7, Ind 2 all seats up

Wiltshire Con 61, Lib Dem 22, Ind 13, Lab 2 all seats up

County councils

Buckinghamshire Con 44, Lib Dem 11, Lab 1, Ind 1 all seats up. Boundary changes: -8 seats

Cambridgeshire Con 39, Lib Dem 21, Lab 3, Ind 3, Ukip 2, Green 1 all seats up

Cumbria Con 39, Lab 25, Lib Dem 14, Ind 6 all seats up

Derbyshire Con 31, Lab 23, Lib Dem 7, Ind 2, Ukip 1 all seats up

Devon Con 41, Lib Dem 13, Lab 6, Ind 2 all seats up

Dorset Con 29, Lib Dem 14, Lab 1, Ind 1 all seats up

East Sussex Con 29, Lib Dem 13, Lab 4, Ind 3 all seats up

Essex Con 60, Lib Dem 11, Lab 2, Ind 1, RA 1 all seats up

Gloucestershire Con 40, Lib Dem 14, Lab 5, Ind 3, Green 1 all seats up. Boundary changes: -10 seats

Hampshire Con 51, Lib Dem 24, Lab 1, Green 1, Ind 1 all seats up

Hertfordshire Con 54, Lib Dem 17, Lab 3, ED 1, Green 1, Ind 1 all seats up

Kent Con 72, Lib Dem 7, Lab 3, UKIP 1, RA 1 all seats up

Lancashire Con 51, Lab 17, Lib Dem 9, Ind 3, Green 2, BNP 1, Idle Toad 1 all seats up

Leicestershire Con 33, Lib Dem 14, Lab 4, Ind 2, Ukip 2 all seats up

Lincolnshire Con 62, Ind 6, Lab 5, Lib Dem 4 all seats up

Norfolk Con 60, Lib Dem 9, Green 6, Lab 5, Ind 3, Ukip 1 all seats up

North Yorkshire Con 46, Ind 14, Lib Dem 9, Lib 2, Lab 1 all seats up

Northamptonshire Con 54, Lib Dem 10, Lab 6, Ind 2, Ukip 1 all seats up. Boundary changes: -16 seats

Nottinghamshire Con 35, Lab 16, Lib Dem 9, Ind 6, Ukip 1 all seats up

Oxfordshire Con 52, Lib Dem 10, Lab 9, Green 2, Ind 1 all seats up. Boundary changes: -11 seats

Somerset Con 33, Lib Dem 22, Lab 2 all seats up. Boundary changes: -3 seats

Staffordshire Con 50, Lib Dem 4, Ukip 3, Lab 3, Ind 2 all seats up

Suffolk Con 55, Lib Dem 11, Lab 4, Green 2, Ind 2, Ukip 1 all seats up

SurreyCon 55, Lib Dem 13, RA 10, Ukip 1, Lab 1 all seats up. Boundary changes: +1 seat

Warwickshire Con 38, Lab 12, Lib Dem 11, Ind 1 all seats up

West Sussex Con 48, Lib Dem 18, Lab 3, Ind 1, Ukip 1 all seats up

Worcestershire Con 41, Lib Dem 7, Lab 4, ICHC 2, Lib 1, Green 1, RA 1 all seats up

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Key to party abbreviations
  • BNP: British National Party
  • Con: Conservative
  • ED: English Democrats
  • Green: Green Party
  • ICHC: Independent Community Health Concern
  • Ind: Independent
  • Lab: Labour
  • Lib: Liberal
  • Lib Dem: Liberal Democrat
  • Llais: Llais y Fon
  • MK: Mebyon Kernow
  • PC: Plaid Cymru
  • RA: Residents Association
  • Idle Toad: Idle Toad Party
  • UKIP: UK Independence Party

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