5 May 2011 Con 49, Lib Dem 5, Independent 4, Lab 1 3 April 2015 Con 47, Independent 7, Lib Dem 4, Lab 1
16 August 2012 – Stotfold and Langford – Con hold Gill Clarke (Con) elected Caused by the sudden death of her husband, Jon Clarke (Con)
15 November 2012 – Biggleswade South – Con hold Timothy Woodward (Con) elected Caused by the death of Peter Vickers (Con)
15 November 2012 – Silsoe and Shillington – Independent gain from Con Alison Graham (Independent) elected Caused by the resignation of Iain MacKilligan (Con), due to other commitments
On 15 April 2013, it was reported that Dr. Rita Egan (Parkside) had left the Lib Dem Group and was sitting as an Independent. She remains a member of the Lib Dem Party. Parkside is a ward in Houghton Regis.
12 September 2013 – Dunstable - Northfields – Independent gain from Con Bev Coleman (Independent) elected Caused by the death of Denise Green (Con), who was the “kind and caring” constituency secretary to South West Bedfordshire MP, Andrew Selous
28 November 2013 – Caddington – Con hold Kevin Collins (Con) elected Caused by the resignation of Ruth Gammons (Con), to look after her husband who was seriously ill
58 Conservative (1 candidate only for 2 seats in Houghton Hall) 46 Lab (several partially contested wards but with at least one candidate in every ward except for Aspley & Woburn and Heath & Reach) 29 Independents (most wards) 21 Greens ( 3 each in Leighton Buzzard North, Leighton Buzzard South and Linslade, 2 in Dunstable Northfields, 1 each in Ampthill, Aspley & Woburn, Biggleswade N, Biggleswade S, Caddington, Cranfield & Marston, Flitwick, Houghton Hall, Stotfold and Westoning etc) 19 UKIP ( 3 in Sandy, 2 each in Flitwick, Linslade and Shefford, 1 in each of Arlesey, Biggleswade N, Biggleswade S,Cranfield & Marston, Leighton Buzzard South, Northill, Parkside, Stotfold, Toddington, Westoning etc) 17 LD (3 each in Leighton Buzzard South, Linslade and Sandy, 2 in Houghton Hall, Leighton Buzzard North, Toddington, 1 in Barton le Clay and Tithe Farm)