This year, Newcastle City Council has no scheduled elections.
There are 26 wards in Newcastle, each represented by 3 councillors. Elections in Newcastle are by thirds and are traditionally held on the first Thursday of May. Councillors are elected for a four year term and one councillor per ward retires each year; there are no elections in the fourth year.
- See here for recent by-election results here
- See how Newcastle voted on Thursday 5 May 2016 (Local Elections)
- View past elections results here
Political Composition of Council
Electoral Services, Newcastle City Council, Civic Centre, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE1 8QH.
Phone: 0191 278 7878 (and ask for Electoral Services)