Harrogate borough council: Newpark ward, following the resignation of Liberal Democrat councillor John Lockhart. The new councillor sits until 2011. If the Conservatives gain the seat, they will have an overall majority on the council.
Suffolk Coastal district council: Woodbridge Riverside ward, also due to the resignation of Ben Redsell. This term is scheduled to end in 2011 but may be brought to an end earlier if local government reorganization in Suffolk goes ahead.
Camden borough council: Hampstead Town ward, after the resignation of Mike Greene (Conservative) who is seeking selection as Parliamentary candidate for Bournemouth West. Term ends 2010.