2023 Local and Parish Council election results
Election results for the 2023 Local and Parish Council elections, Thursday 4 May 2023.
Following the elections Bournemouth, Christchurch and Poole Council is now made up of:
- 8 Christchurch Independents
- 12 Conservative Party
- 5 Green Party
- 5 Independents
- 11 Labour Party
- 28 Liberal Democrat
- 2 Poole Engage – Action not Words
- 5 Poole People – Independent and Local
Photo ID and turnout
Out of the 62,355 people who voted in person on polling day (across the 161 polling stations), a total of 223 people didn’t initially provide photo ID.
Of these 223, 148 later returned with a form of accepted photo ID and were subsequently issued with a ballot paper.
A total of 75 did not return to the polling station and so were not issued with a ballot paper and did not cast a vote. This amount equals 0.1% of those that attended a polling station on 4 May and tried to vote.
The overall turnout was 30.62%.
Further details about photo ID and turnout.
Results by ward