Elections

Elections

This page provides information on elections and referendums held in Northumberland.

County division elections Thursday 4 May 2017

All out elections for the 67 seats of the County council divisions will be held on Thursday 4 May 2017.

Notices
Poll cards have been delivered as a reminder to electors who are registered and eligible to vote in the election to be held on Thursday 4 May.  If you have not received a poll card you should ring the elections office on 01670 624811 to check if you are registered.

Whilst you do not need a poll card to cast your vote, you do need to be registered on the electoral roll.
   
Submission of nomination forms - deadline 4pm Tuesday 4th April
Appointments for informal checks of nomination forms will be available at the following locations between 9am and 4pm from Tuesday 21 March to Monday 3 April:
  • County Hall, Morpeth, Northumberland, NE61 2EF
  • Hexham Wentworth Leisure Centre, Wentworth Park, Wentworth Place, Hexham, NE46 3PD
  • Alnwick Registry Office, 27 Fenkle Street, Alnwick, NE66 1HW
The only location at which forms will be accepted on the final day of the nomination period, Tuesday 4 April, is County Hall. The deadline is 4pm.

For futher information on the nominations process please click here
  • People nominated
  • Polling stations
  • Agents and offices
  • Results
Important information for county council candidates

Parish and Town Council elections Thursday 4 May 2017

All out Parish and Town Council elections will be held on Thursday 4 May 2017 throughout Northumberland. Vacancies currently are 1237 seats at individual Parish and Town level.

Notices
Submission of nomination forms - deadline 4pm Tuesday 4th April
Appointments for informal checks of nomination forms will be available at the following locations between 9am and 4pm from Tuesday 21 March to Monday 3 April:
  • County Hall, Morpeth, Northumberland, NE61 2EF
  • Hexham Wentworth Leisure Centre, Wentworth Park, Wentworth Place, Hexham, NE46 3PD
  • Alnwick Registry Office, 27 Fenkle Street, Alnwick, NE66 1HW
The only location at which forms will be accepted on the final day of the nomination period, Tuesday 4 April, is County Hall. The deadline is 4pm.

For futher information on the nominations process please click here
  • People nominated
  • Polling stations
  • Agents and offices
  • Results
Important information for parish council candidates
Nomination papers are now available go to our web page "Becoming a Councillor"

Police crime commissioner election Thursday 5 May 2016

Election for the Northumbria police crime commissioner (Northumberland) area.

The Police and Crime Commissioner (PCC) election for the Northumbria Police Force Area was held on Thursday 5 May 2016.

The Police Area Returning Officer (PARO) for Northumbria is Sue Stanhope Sunderland City Councuil. She is responsible for coordinating this election across Northumbria.

UK Parliamentary General Election - Thursday 5 May 2015

Parliamentary elections are held every five years. This section contains the latest information on the parliamentary elections for 2015.

Northumberland has 4 Members of Parliament M.P.s who each serve one constituency, these are Berwick-Upon-Tweed, Blyth Valley, Hexham and Wansbeck.  UK Parliamentary General elections happen on the first Thursday in May every 5 years, the last election was 2015.  

Declaration of results

European parliamentary election Thursday 22 May 2014

European parliamentary elections are held every five years. The latest European parliamentary election took place on Thursday 22 May 2014.

Review of Northumberland County Council’s poll card distribution procedures
2014 European parliamentary election results
2014 European parliamentary election results
North East regional results for the 2014 parliamentary elections

Past Elections

Here you will find details of the elections held in previous years.

2013 county council election results
2013 town & parish council election results
2014 town & parish council election results