1993 Northern Ireland local elections

Elections for local government were held in Northern Ireland on 19 May 1993.

1993 Northern Ireland local elections

 1989 19 May 1993 1997 

All council seats
  First party Second party Third party
 
Leader James Molyneaux John Hume Ian Paisley
Party UUP SDLP DUP
Seats won 197 127 103
Seat change 3 6 6
Popular vote 184,082 136,760 108,680
Percentage 29.3% 21.7% 17.3%
Swing 2.0% 0.7% 0.4%

  Fourth party Fifth party Sixth party
 
Leader Gerry Adams John Alderdice N/A
Party Sinn Féin Alliance Independent
Seats won 51 44 24
Seat change 8 6 1
Popular vote 77,600 47,658 25,987
Percentage 12.3% 7.6% 4.1%
Swing 1.1% 0.7% 0.3%

Colours denote the winning party with outright control