Results of the Hotwells and Harbourside by-election.

A by-election was called in the ward of Hotwells and Harbourside on Thursday 2 February 2023 following the resignation of a councillor on Monday 19 December 2022.

Results of election

Vacant seats: 1
Electorate: 3,860
Turnout: 32.4%

Candidate Party Number of votes Elected
BARBOSA Eliana The Conservative Party Candidate 34  
BOOTH Martin Anthony James Independent 14  
MCALLISTER Patrick The Green Party 537 Elected
MEANS Beryl Eileen The Labour Party Candidate 153  
WILLIAMS Stephen  Liberal Democrats 511  

Total number of votes: 1,249

The number of ballot papers rejected

Rejection reason Number of rejected ballot papers
(a) want of an official mark 0
(b) voting for more candidates than voter was entitled to 0
(c) writing or mark by which voter could be identified 0
(d) being unmarked or wholly void for uncertainty 1
Total number of rejected ballot papers 1