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.
Tewkesbury borough council: Churchdown Brookfield ward, following the resignation of Liberal Democrat councillor Loraine Yates. Term ends 2011. If the Conservatives win the seat they will have an overall majority and may seek to take single-party power.
Charnwood borough council: Loughborough Dishley and Hathern ward, after the resignation of Labour councillor Sharon Williams which is connected to plans for housebuilding by the Conservative administration of the council. Term ends 2011.
Sedgefield district council: Sedgefield ward, after the death of Independent councillor Jim Wayman. Cllr Wayman died in January and the authority is due to be abolished next spring so it may be that the seat will be left unfilled.