Brislington East By-election

Brislington East By-election

Election timetable and information for candidates and agents

A by-election for a Bristol City Councillor for the ward of Brislington East was held on Thursday 16 January 2020.


Brislington East verification (pdf, 68KB) (opens new window)

Results of election

Vacant seats: 1
Electorate: 9,260
Turnout: 23.6%

Brislington East by-election Declaration Statement (pdf, 37KB) (opens new window)



Number of votes Elected


Liberal Democrats 486  
PRICE-SOSNER Isaac The Green Party 179  
RIPPINGTON Timothy Charles Labour Party 865 Elected
WILLIAMS Richard Peter Conservative Party 647  
Number of votes   2,177  

The number of ballot papers rejected

Rejection reason

Number of rejected ballot papers

(a) want of an official mark 0
(b) voting for more candidates than voter was entitled to 2
(c) writing or mark by which voter could be identified 0
(d) being unmarked or wholly void for uncertainty 3
Total number of rejected ballot papers 5

Notices of election

Notice of Poll and Statement of Persons Nominated

Situation of Polling Stations Notice

Notice of Election Agents

Election timetable

You can no longer:

  • register to vote in this election
  • apply to vote by post
  • apply for a new proxy vote

Poll cards for this election have been sent around 13 December 2019.

Postal votes have been posted out around 3 January 2020.

Candidates and agents

The deadline for receipt of nomination papers for this election was 4pm on Tuesday 17 December 2019. 

Guidance and the nomination papers for candidates and agents is available on the Electoral Commission Website.

If you are a candidate or agent and have a query about the election please contact