Liverpool City Council: LABOUR HOLD
Labour lost three seats to the Liberal Democrats, but still have 76 seats on Liverpool council and overall control.
Wirral Metropolitan Borough Council: LABOUR HOLD
Labour have 39 seats, the Conservatives have 21
Sefton Metropolitan Borough Council: LABOUR HOLD
A third of the seats in Sefton were up for election this year. Labour gained three seats, and now have 43 councillors.
The Conservatives gained two - with small losses for the Liberal Democrats and Independent.
St Helens: LABOUR HOLD
They lost one seat, but retain overall control.
Knowsley: AWAITING RESULT