Independent Electoral Commission on results of municipal by-election

Results of the Municipal By-election held on 2 November 2022
During the by-election contested yesterday in KwaZulu-Natal, the Democratic Alliance (DA) retained its seat.

The new councillor for the DA is:

Caelee Jane Laing in Ward 10, in eThekwini Municipality – ETH: The party retained the seat won in the 2021 Municipal Elections with 94.80% of the votes cast, compared to 80.01% during the 2021 Municipal Elections.
Voter turnout yesterday was 31.15%

For more detailed election results please visit the Electoral Commission’s website at

Source: Government of South Africa