Election results for Waltham Abbey South West

District Council By-election - Waltham Abbey South West and Waltham Abbey North East - Thursday, 7th November, 2002

District Council By-elections

Waltham Abbey South West - results
Election Candidate Party Votes %
Phil Chadburn Liberal Democrat 287 56% Elected
Margaret Williams Conservative 172 34% Not elected
Marion Taylor Labour 49 10% Not elected
Voting Summary
Details Number
Seats 1
Total votes 508
Electorate 2789
Number of ballot papers rejected 4
Share of the votes (%)
Phil Chadburn 56% Elected
Margaret Williams 34% Not elected
Marion Taylor 10% Not elected
Rejected ballot papers
Being unmarked or wholly void for uncertainty2
Voting for more candidates than the voter was entitled to2
Total rejected4

Any discrepancy between the total number of votes cast and the ballot papers issued is agreed with agents at the count, prior to the declaration of the result.