Working at the election

There were elections on 2 May 2024 for the Combined Authority Mayor, Police and Crime Commissioner and City Council elections.  

For the City Council 18 out of the 54 seats were up for election. 

Result declarations

Turnout by ward by polling station. This will include the electorate allocated to each station and the number of postal votes returned for each ward.

There is also a live stream of the declarations of results.

This year the following will also be published on our website:

  • The number of polling station electors who applied for, but were not issued with, a ballot paper
  • The number of polling station electors who were not issued with a ballot paper and who later returned with accepted ID and were issued with a ballot paper

Election results by ward

Summary of the Council
Party Number of seats before 2 May 2024 election Number of seats after 2 May 2024 election
Labour 37 40
Conservative 15 12
Green Party 2 2
Independent 0 0
Total 54 54
Local elections 2 May 2024 current council seats infographic showing parties represented in each ward on a map of the city.



If you have a comment or complaint about the City Council's running of the elections, you should refer them to the Council's online complaints form.

If you have a complaint or issue about a candidate, agent or campaigner and you think that electoral malpractice has taken place, you should report this online.

Electoral Services

Opening hours: Monday - Friday, 9am - 5pm (excluding bank holidays)

Address: PO Box 15
Council House
Earl Street

Telephone: 024 7683 3034