Local Elections

Local Elections 

Due to COVID-19, this year’s local elections, combined with Police & Crime Commissioner elections, have been postponed and will now take place on Thursday 6 May 2021. There will be local elections for one seat in all wards, other than Central and Pickering, where there are no local elections. 

For more information about standing as a local councillor, visit the Elections Candidates and Agents page

Current Vacancy Notices

Following the sad death of Councillor Allen there is a current vacancy in the Newington and Gipsyville ward. Due to Covid-19 legislation introduced earlier this year there can be no elections until 6 May 2021.

His former seat in Newington and Gipsyville ward, scheduled for this year’s May elections, will be deferred to 6 May 2021 along with all other Local Government vacancies from this year.

Find out previous local election results