Dorset Council
Upcoming elections
No scheduled elections for this area, check local news for by-elections.
Current council make-up
Party seats in English Local elections, 2019

Total council seats: 82

Conservative
43 seats
Liberal Democrats
29 seats
Other
4 seats
Green Party
4 seats
Dorset Council results for English Local elections, 2019

Share of election votes

Votes Share Seats won Seats change Seats total
Conservative
43,604 36.6% 44 43
Liberal Democrats
35,012 29.4% 29 29
Labour
13,078 11.0% 1 2
Other
10,379 8.7% 4 4
Green Party
10,021 8.4% 4 4
UK Independence Party
7,125 6.0%
Dorset Council police area
Upcoming elections
No scheduled elections for this area, check local news for by-elections.
2021 Police Commissioner Election results
Police area Dorset Council
Winner
Commissioner
Dorset Council results for Police and Crime Commissioner elections, 2021

Share of 1st round election votes

Share of 2nd round election votes

Party Round 1 ShareRound 2 Total Share
David Sidwick
Conservative 64,071 42.5% 6,282 70,353 46.7%
Dan Hardy
Independent 31,112 20.6% 12,315 43,427 28.8%
Claire Seymour
Green Party 21,283 14.1%
Mark Robson
Liberal Democrats 17,837 11.8%
Patrick Canavan
Labour 16,379 10.9%