Elections to Eastleigh Council were held on 3 May 2012. 15 out of 44 council seats were up for election and the Liberal Democrat party kept overall control of the council.

After the election, the composition of the council was

Election result

Eastleigh Local Election Result 2012
Party Seats Gains Losses Net gain/loss Seats % Votes % Votes +/−
  Liberal Democrats 13 2 0 +2 86.7
  Conservative 2 0 0 0 13.3
  Independent 0 0 2 -2 0
  Labour 0 0 0 0 0
  UKIP 0 0 0 0 0

Ward results

Bishopstoke East
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Liberal Democrats Trevor Mignot 652 44.0
UKIP Martin Lyon 355 24.0
Labour Mary Shephard 253 17.1
Conservative Lorna Atterbury 221 14.9
Turnout 1,481 33.64
Liberal Democrats hold Swing
Bishopstoke West
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Liberal Democrats Anne Margaret Winstanley 709 45.4
Conservative Edward Maurice Law 155 9.9
Labour Sue Toher 531 34.0
UKIP Peter Stewart 165 10.6
Turnout 1,560 36.42
Liberal Democrats hold Swing
Botley
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Liberal Democrats Rupert Gregory Miles Kyrle 897 49.9
Conservative Graham Hunter 619 34.4
Labour Kevin Williamson 161 9.0
UKIP Elizabeth McKay 121 6.7
Turnout 1,798 44.00
Liberal Democrats hold Swing
Bursledon and Old Netley
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Liberal Democrats Steve Holes 918 49.9
Conservative Frair Louise Burgess 510 27.7
Labour Stewart Hardie 155 8.4
UKIP John Tomlin 147 8.0
Green Iain Ross MacLennan 108 5.9
Turnout 1,838 31.60
Liberal Democrats hold Swing
Chandler's Ford East
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Liberal Democrats Haulwen Veronica Broadhurst 644 48.9
Conservative Paul Adrian Cole 351 36.7
Labour Philip Grice 170 12.9
UKIP Paul Michael Webber 151 11.5
Turnout 1,316 35.03
Liberal Democrats hold Swing
Chandler's Ford West
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Liberal Democrats David Arthur Pragnell 763 47.1
Conservative Mark Adrian Streeter 551 34.0
Labour Peter Clayton 174 10.7
UKIP Viv Young 133 8.2
Turnout 1,621 33.75
Liberal Democrats hold Swing
Eastleigh Central
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Liberal Democrats Simon Major Bancroft 841 38.7
Conservative Michael Robert Cornwall Read 297 13.7
Labour Chris Gilkes 605 27.9
UKIP Danny Bradbeer 252 11.6
Green Stuart Charles Jebbitt 177 8.1
Turnout 2,172 27.10
Liberal Democrats gain from Independent Swing
Eastleigh North
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Liberal Democrats Chris Thomas 894 46.2
Conservative Chris Rhodes 399 20.6
Labour Alison Penders 294 15.2
UKIP Caroline Janice Bradbeer 260 13.4
Independent Kathy Symonds 88 4.5
Turnout 1,935 30.22
Liberal Democrats hold Swing
Eastleigh South
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Liberal Democrats Darshan Singh Mann 742
Labour Peter Luffman 729
Conservative Cindy Harley George 286
UKIP Christopher Greenwood 194
Turnout 1,957 29.508
Liberal Democrats gain from Independent Swing
Fair Oak and Horton Heath
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Liberal Democrats Andrew Lewis Cossey 1,087
Conservative Colin George Atterbury 504
Labour Gwendoline Sheila Borrill 291
UKIP George Hugh Mcguinness 221
Turnout 2,105 30.8
Liberal Democrats hold Swing
Hamble-Le-Rice and Butlocks Heath
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Liberal Democrats Suzannah Louise Hamel 934
Conservative Elizabeth Kathleen Lear 643
UKIP Frederick William Estall 100
Green Linda Jane Maclennan 97
Labour Edward Tiras White 97
Turnout 1,880 41.84
Liberal Democrats hold Swing
Hedge End St.Johns
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Liberal Democrats Jane Lynn Welsh 1,070
Conservative Paul Andrew Redding 673
UKIP Michale Steven O`Donoghue 304
Labour Christine Hilda McKeone 174
Turnout 2,223 36.44
Liberal Democrats hold Swing
Hiltingbury East
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative Godfrey George Olson 924
Liberal Democrats Peter John Child 671
Labour Colin Sidney James Davies 112
UKIP Peter John House 90
English Democrat John Peter Edwards 64
Turnout 1,865 45.7
Conservative hold Swing
Hiltingbury West
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative Michael Joseph Hughes 891
Liberal Democrats James Ian Duguid 482
Labour Kevin Richard Butt 165
UKIP Fiona Mapleson 123
English Democrat Mark Lancaster 42
Turnout 1,708 40.40
Conservative hold Swing
Netley Abbey
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Liberal Democrats David John Aylwin Airey 906
UKIP Christopher David Martin 274
Conservative Maureen Beryl Queen 178
Labour Susan Jean Parkinson 139
Turnout 1,502 35.6
Liberal Democrats hold Swing