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. More details and further information will be published when available.

If you are interested in standing for election as a Councillor in Newcastle, further information can be found online at https://www.gov.uk/government/get-involved/take-part/become-a-councillor, https://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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