Elections to Portsmouth City Council took place on Thursday 5 May 2022, alongside other local elections across the country. The seats contested in this election were last contested in 2018. The Conservative Party had 6 seats they were defending, while the Liberal Democrats and Labour were both defending 4 seats. No party gained a majority from this election, and therefore the council remains under no overall control.

Election results

Immediately ahead of this election, the composition of the council was:

15 7 17 1 2
Liberal Democrats Labour Conservative PI P

After the election result, the composition of the council became:

17 9 13 3
Liberal Democrats Labour Conservative PI

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