Elections

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

Election of the Mayor of the North of the Tyne area

An election is to be held on Thursday 2 May 2019 to elect a Mayor for the North of Tyne area.  North of Tyne area is a combined authority comprising of Newcastle City Council, North Tyneside Council and Northumberland Council.

For more information follow this link www.northoftynedevolution.com/

 
Information on Business Improvement Districts

A BID is a company established and run by the business community to deliver services and projects according to the business community.  A Business Improvement District (BID) covers a defined geographical area within which the businesses agree to contribute additional funding to develop projects and services. 

A BID ballot was held on 9 April 2018
 

Declaration of Result


 

 

A BID ballot was held on 29 November 2018

Declaration of result
The United Kingdom general election of 2017 is scheduled to take place on 8 June 2017.

Member of Parliament Elected : Berwick-upon-Tweed Constituency - Anne-Marie Belinda Trevelyan - The Conservative Party Candidate

The number of votes recorded for each candidate at the election for the constituency of Berwick-Upon-Tweed is as follows:

Scott James Dickinson (Labour Party) 10,364
Julie Pörksen (Liberal Democrat) 8,916
Thomas Leslie Stewart (Green Party) 787
Anne -Marie Belinda Trevelyan ( The Consevative Party Candaidate) 22,145


Declaration of results for Berwick-upon-Tweed Constituency

Member of Parliament Elected : Blyth Valley Constituency - Ronnie Campbell - Labour Party

The number of votes recorded for each candidate at the election for the constituency of Blyth Valley is as follows:

Ronnie Campbell (Labour Party) 23,770
Dawn Furness (Green Party) 918
Ian Levy (The Conservative Party Candidate) 15,855
Jeff Reid (Liberal Democrats) 1,947

Declaration of results for Blyth Valley constituency


Member of Parliament Elected : Hexham Constituency - Guy Opperman -The Conservative Party Candidate

The number of votes recorded for each candidate at the election for the constituency of Hexham is as follows:

Wesley James Foot (The Green Party) 1,253
Fiona Jane Hall (Liberal Democrats) 3,285
Francis Stuart Miles (UK Independence Party (UKIP)) 930
Guy Thomas Opperman (The Conservative Party Candidate) 24,996
Stephen Alan Powers (Labour and Co-Operative Party) 15,760

Declaration of results for Hexham constituency

Member of Parliament Elected : Wansbeck Constituency - Ian Lavery - Labour Party

The number of votes recorded for each candidate at the election for the constituency of 
Wansbeck is as follows:

Chris Galley (The Conservative Party Candidate) 13,903
Melanie Hurst (UK Independence Party (UKIP)) 1,483
Ian Lavery (Labour Party) 24,338
Steven John Leyland (The Green Party) 715
Joan Carol Tebbutt (Liberal Democrats) 2,015

Declaration of results for Wansbeck constituency




 

Poll cards will be delivered as a reminder to electors who are registered and eligible to vote in the election to be held on Thursday 8th June.  If you do 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.
   
All out elections for the 67 seats of the County council divisions will be held on Thursday 4 May 2017.

West
South East
  North
  
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.
   

 
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.

ELECTION RESULTS

To view a complete and detailed list of results for the Town and Parish council elections on Thursday 4 May 2017, please click on the link below:
Information and results of the referendum.

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.

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