The Waverley Borough Council of Waverley, Surrey, is elected every four years.

Political control

Council elections

By-election results

Farnham Waverley By-Election 21 November 1996
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative 685 50.8
Liberal Democrats 550 40.8
Labour 113 8.4
Majority 135 10.0
Turnout 1,348
Conservative gain from Liberal Democrats Swing
Milford By-Election 11 December 1997
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative 587 53.9 +25.3
Liberal Democrats 460 42.2 -29.2
Labour 42 3.9 +3.9
Majority 127 11.7
Turnout 1,089 36.1
Conservative gain from Liberal Democrats Swing
Godalming North West By-Election 30 September 1999
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Liberal Democrats 670 57.9 +12.0
Conservative 428 37.0 -4.3
Labour 60 5.2 -7.7
Majority 242 20.9
Turnout 1,158 28.6
Liberal Democrats hold Swing

Farnham Bourne By-Election 7 June 2001
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative 1,660 50.0 -12.4
Liberal Democrats 1,471 44.3 +6.6
Labour 191 5.8 +5.8
Majority 189 5.7
Turnout 3,322
Conservative hold Swing

Farnham Weybourne and Badshot Lea By-Election 8 December 2001
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Liberal Democrats 507 49.3 +2.2
Conservative 478 46.5 +26.4
Labour 43 4.2 -5.0
Majority 29 2.8
Turnout 1,028 29.3
Liberal Democrats hold Swing
Farnham Firgrove By-Election 22 April 2004
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative Bob Frost 693 47.0 +14.8
Liberal Democrats Joan Clark 668 45.3 -12.6
UKIP Alastair Murdoch 80 5.4 -4.5
Labour Andrew Jones 34 2.3 +2.3
Majority 25 1.7
Turnout 1,475 46.0
Conservative gain from Liberal Democrats Swing
Cranleigh East By-Election 22 July 2004
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Liberal Democrats Ken Reed 936 48.1 +0.7
Conservative 855 43.9 +1.8
Labour 156 8.0 -2.5
Majority 81 4.2
Turnout 1,947 39.6
Liberal Democrats gain from Conservative Swing
Haslemere Critchmere and Shottermill By-Election 5 May 2005
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Liberal Democrats 1,421 50.6
Conservative 1,386 49.4
Majority 35 1.2
Turnout 2,807
Liberal Democrats hold Swing
Godalming Holloway By-Election 15 September 2005
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Conservative Peter Martin 833 58.9 +7.0
Liberal Democrats Simon Cordon 555 39.2 -8.9
Labour 27 1.9 +1.9
Majority 278 19.7
Turnout 1,415 44.2
Conservative hold Swing
Ewhurst By-Election 23 March 2006
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Independent Diane James 372 38.4 +38.4
Conservative Richard Cleaves 360 37.2 -16.1
Liberal Democrats Ruth Reed 230 23.8 -22.9
Labour Richard Chaundy 6 0.6 +0.6
Majority 12 1.2
Turnout 968 58.6
Independent gain from Conservative Swing
Farnham Shortheath & Boundstone by-election 18 August 2016
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Farnham Residents John Ward 356 47.6 +7.0
Conservative Donal O'Neill 233 31.1 -14.0
Liberal Democrats Sylvia Jacobs 90 12.0 N/A
Independent Andrew Jones 43 3.4 N/A
UKIP Jim Burroughs 26 3.5 N/A
Majority 123 16.5
Turnout 753 23.01
Farnham Residents gain from Conservative Swing
Farnham Castle by-election 18 August 2016[8]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Farnham Residents Jerry Hyman 386 40.6 +6.0
Liberal Democrats Stewart Edge 292 30.7 +6.3
Conservative Nicholas Le Gal Le Gal 229 24.1 -2.3
UKIP George Hesse 43 4.5 N/A
Majority 94 9.9
Turnout 953 30.17
Farnham Residents gain from Conservative Swing

References

  1. ^ The Borough of Waverley (Electoral Arrangements) Order 1979
  2. ^ legislation.gov.uk - The Surrey (District Boundaries) Order 1986. Retrieved on 6 November 2015.
  3. ^ legislation.gov.uk - The Hampshire and Surrey (County Boundaries) Order 1991. Retrieved on 5 November 2015.
  4. ^ legislation.gov.uk - The Surrey and West Sussex (County Boundaries) Order 1992. Retrieved on 5 November 2015.
  5. ^ legislation.gov.uk - The Borough of Waverley (Electoral Changes) Order 1999. Retrieved on 4 October 2015.
  6. ^ legislation.gov.uk - The Borough of Waverley (Electoral Changes) (Amendment) Order 2000. Retrieved on 4 October 2015.
  7. ^ legislation.gov.uk - The Borough of Waverley (Electoral Changes) (Amendment) Order 2006. Retrieved on 3 November 2015.
  8. ^ "By-election results are in". Farnham Herald.