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Bins not been emptied? We do apologise, but due to changes to our waste collection services the crews are finding they are not able to make it to some properties on the right day. We are working to address this. If your bin hasn't been emptied, check our webpage to see if you live in an area we know about and, if so, please just leave your bin out. You do not need to report it to us. We are doing everything we can to return to your property in the following day or two. You can also find out more about the changes to our bin collections and check your bin day with our online calendar.

Election results

Click to see the Allerdale Brough Council election and town and parish council election results held on 2 May 2019 

Click on the links to find details of other relevant election and referendum results:

General election results

There are three constituencies which cross into the Allerdale area. Most of the area falls in the Workington constituency. Parts of Keswick and surrounding area is in the Keswick area. And parts of the north and east of the borough fall under the Penrith and the Border constituency. 

Click on the link to find the latest results in each constituency:

Election results for Allerdale Borough Council

The charts below show the situation at the most recent local borough elections. Subsequent by-elections can change this. Therefore see the political makeup of the Council page to see the current situation.

See a full breakdown of the results of the borough council election held on 2 May 2019

There is also a full breakdown of the 2015 results by ward.

Borough election in 2019
Party Seats
Conservative Party 15
Independent 19
Labour Party 14
Putting Cumbria First 1

Note: after the Boundary Commission review, the number of seats dropped from 56 to 49.

Borough election in 2015
Party Seats
Conservative Party 17
Independent 6
Labour Party 28
None 2
UK Independence Party (UKIP) 3
Borough election in 2011
Party Seats
Conservative Party 12
Independent 10
Labour Party 28
None 6
Borough election in 2007
Party Seats
Conservative Party 19
Independent 11
Labour Party 21
None 1
Liberal Democrat Party 4
Borough election in 2003
Party Seats
Conservative Party 16
Independent 6
Labour Party 27
None 3
Liberal Democrat 4
Find out the results from 1973 to 2007
Borough council election results 2015
Borough council election results 2015 - uncontested

Parish Council Results

Click on the links below to find out the results of the recent parish council election results:

2011 - Parish Council election results
2011 - Town Council election results
2015 - Parish Council election results
2015 - Town and Parish elections - uncontested elections (parishes)
2015 - Town and Parish elections - uncontested elections (Parish Wards)
Parish and town council election results from 2019