Dartford: Two councillors elected for the Swanscombe and Greenhithe Residents Association, both of whom left the group in April 2021, have now joined the Conservatives. They are Anita Barham (Swanscombe ward) and Sue Butterfill (Greenhithe and Knockhall ward).
Epping Forest: Nigel Avey, who was elected for the Conservatives in Broadley Common, Epping Upland and Nazeing ward, has left the party to sit as an Independent councillor.
Hastings: Lucian Fernando, who was elected for the Conservatives in Silverhill ward, has left the party to sit as an Independent councillor.
New Forest: Joe Reilly, who was elected for the Conservatives in Ashurst, Copythorne South and Netley Marsh ward, has left the party to sit as an Independent councillor. Meanwhile Barry Rickman, who was elected for the Conservatives in Boldre and Sway ward but left the party in April 2021, has returned.
Pembrokeshire: Mel Phillips, who was elected as an Independent in Pembroke St Michael division but had been sitting as an ungrouped councillor, has now joined the Independent group.
Brighton and Hove: Rottingdean Coastal ward, after the resignation of Conservative councillor Mary Mears. She will not be replaced as her term would have ended in May.
Burnley: Hapton with Park ward, after the resignation of Independent councillor Peter Gill, who was elected for the UK Independence Party, then joined the Conservatives, but was sitting as an Independent councillor. His term would have ended next month so no byelection ensues.