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Election results (stage one)

Election results (stage one) 2021-05-08T16:47:54+01:00

West of England Combined Authority Mayor election

Stage one results for Bath & North East Somerset, Bristol and South Gloucestershire

All first preference votes were counted. No candidate had more than 50% of the valid first choice vote so the two candidates with the most first choice votes remained in the election and all other candidates were eliminated.

The ballot papers for the eliminated candidates will now be checked. Second preference votes for the candidates who were not eliminated from the contest will be counted. The remaining candidates are:

  • NORRIS, Dan
  • WILLIAMS, Samuel Patrick Sutherland

Declaration of stage one count results (opens new window)

Mayoral number of first preference votes

The total number of ballot papers verified was 252,961. The turnout in the West of England Combined Authority Mayoral election was 36.61

Number of first preference votes

Name Party Number of first preference votes
NORRIS, Dan Labour Party
84434
THOMAS, Jerome Green Party
54919
WILLIAMS, Samuel Patrick Sutherland The Conservative Party Candidate
72415
WILLIAMS, Stephen Roy Liberal Democrat
41193
Total number of votes
256621

Total number of rejected ballot papers

Rejection Reason Number of rejected ballot papers
a) Want of an official mark
1
b) Voting for more than one candidate as to the first preference vote
1205
c) Writing or mark by which the voter could be identified
16
d) Unmarked or void for uncertainty as to the first preference vote
2438
Total number of rejected ballot papers
 3660
Election 2021
Election results (stage two)