Elections

Newcastle City Council is preparing to hold Covid-safe elections to ensure that everyone can take part safely and confidently. Safety measures, such as face coverings, hand sanitiser and social distancing, will be in place to make polling stations safe places to vote and voters will be encouraged to bring their own pens. Voters concerned about going to a polling station can apply for a postal vote, or ask someone to vote on their behalf by proxy. Please see detail below. This page will be updated regularly with more information

Future elections

The postponed Local Government and Police and Crime Commissioner elections will take place on Thursday 6 May 2021. If you are not already registered to vote, please register at Register to vote - GOV.UK (www.gov.uk) or contact elections@newcastle.gov.uk. For more information on registering to vote, applying for a postal or proxy vote please click here

The deadline to register to vote in the May 2021 elections is Monday 19 April 2021. If you are registered to vote and wish to apply for a postal vote, the deadline is 5pm 20 April 2021

Election Notices

Notice of Election Agents' Names and Offices (all wards) (pdf, 143kb)

Notice of Election - Election of City Councillors (pdf, 19kb)

Statement of Persons Nominated -  Arthurs Hill  (pdf, 15 kb)
Statement of Persons Nominated -Benwell and Scotswood (pdf, 14 kb)
Statement of Persons Nominated - Bakelaw (pdf, 14 kb)
Statement of Persons Nominated - Byker (pdf, 16 kb)
Statement of Persons Nominated  - Callerton and Throckley (pdf, 14 kb)
Statement of Persons Nominated - Castle (pdf, 14 kb)
Statement of Persons Nominated - Chapel (pdf, 16 kb)
Statement of Persons Nominated - Dene and South Gosforth (pdf, 13 kb)
Statement of Persons Nominated - Denton and Westerhope (pdf, 14 kb)
Statement of Persons Nominated - Elswick (pdf, 13 kb)
Statement of Persons Nominated - Fawdon and West Gosforth (pdf, 13 kb)
Statement of Persons Nominated - Gosforth (pdf, 14 kb)
Statement of Persons Nominated - Heaton (pdf, 14 kb)
Statement of Persons Nominated - Kenton (pdf, 14  kb)
Statement of Persons Nominated - Kingston Park South and Newbiggin Hall (pdf, 14 kb)
Statement of Persons Nominated - Lemington (pdf, 14 kb)
Statement of Persons Nominated - Manor Park (pdf, 14 kb)
Statement of Persons Nominated - Monument (pdf, 13 kb)
Statement of Persons Nominated - North Jesmond (pdf, 13 kb)
Statement of Persons Nominated - Ouseburn (pdf, 13 kb)
Statement of Persons Nominated - Parklands (pdf, 14 kb)
Statement of Persons Nominated - South Jesmond (pdf, 15 kb)
Statement of Persons Nominated - Walker (pdf, 14 kb)
Statement of Persons Nominated - Walkergate (pdf, 15 kb)
Statement of Persons Nominated - West Fenham (pdf, 14 kb)
Statement of Persons Nominated - Wingrove (pdf, 13 kb)
 

Police and Crime Commissioner Notice of Election Agent and Offices (PDF, 46kb)

Statement of Persons Nominated -  Police and Crime Commissioner election May 2021 (PDF, 13kb)
 

Standing for Election

The deadline for nominations to stand as a candidate in the May 2021 Local Elections was 4pm on Thursday 8 April 2021 and the nomination period has therefore closed.

If you are interested in standing for election as a Councillor in Newcastle in the May 2022 elections, further information can be found online at https://www.gov.uk/government/get-involved/take-part/become-a-councillorhttps://www.local.gov.uk/be-councillor and https://www.electoralcommission.org.uk/i-am-a/candidate-or-agent/local-elections-england or email elections@newcastle.gov.uk.

Results of recent elections

Here are the results of the UK Parliamentary General Election held on Thursday 12 December 2019.

The results of the Police Crime Commissioner election held on Thursday 18 July 2019 have been published on the Sunderland City Council website.

Here are the results of the European Parliamentary election held on Thursday 23 May 2019

On 2 May 2019 the following local elections were held in the Newcastle City Council electoral area:

  • Here are the results of the City Council local elections.
  • North of Tyne Combined Authority Mayoral election - this election was in conjunction with North Tyneside and  Northumberland councils.  Here are the results

 

Need more information?

If you require any further information contact:
elections@newcastle.gov.uk or Tel: 0191 2787878 and ask for Electoral services

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