List of Welsh Assembly by-elections

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This is a list of by-elections to the National Assembly for Wales.

Assembly by-elections[edit]

2011–2016 Assembly term[edit]

By-election Date Incumbent Party Winner Party Cause Retained at 2016 election
Ynys Môn 1 August 2013 Ieuan Wyn Jones Plaid Cymru Rhun ap Iorwerth Plaid Cymru Resignation to lead the Menai Science Park Yes

2007–2011 Assembly term[edit]

None

2003–2007 Assembly term[edit]

By-election Date Incumbent Party Winner Party Cause Retained at 2007 election
Blaenau Gwent 29 June 2006 Peter Law Labour/Independent Trish Law Independent Death (brain tumour) Yes

Peter Law left the Labour Party and sat as an independent prior to his death. The by-election was won by his widow.

1999–2003 Assembly term[edit]

By-election Date Incumbent Party Winner Party Cause Retained at 2003 election
Swansea East 27 September 2001 Val Feld Labour Valerie Lloyd Labour Death (cancer) Yes