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Recent and upcoming elections

Burrington Parish Council - One Vacancy

Reason for Vacancy - Resignation of Jacqui Pattman-Jones
Election Day - To be advised if election requested
Stage - Notice of Vacancy published 08 January 2021

An election to fill the vacancy will be held if by the 28 January 2021 notice in writing of a request for such an election is given to the Returning Officer, North Devon District Council, Lynton House, Commercial Road, Barnstaple, EX31 1DG by ten electors of the Parish. In the event of no such request being made, the vacancy will be filled by co-option by the Parish Council. A draft request for use can be downloaded via the link below.

Notice of Vacancy (pdf 7kb) 

Form of Request for 10 Electors (pdf 17kb)

Kentisbury Parish Council - One Vacancy

Reason for Vacancy - Resignation of Sheila Beeney
Election Day - To be advised if election requested
Stage - Notice of Vacancy published 05 January 2021

An election to fill the vacancy will be held if by the 25 January 2021 notice in writing of a request for such an election is given to the Returning Officer, North Devon District Council, Lynton House, Commercial Road, Barnstaple, EX31 1DG by ten electors of the Parish. In the event of no such request being made, the vacancy will be filled by co-option by the Parish Council. A draft request for use can be downloaded via the link below.

Notice of Vacancy (pdf 7kb) 

Form of Request for 10 Electors (pdf 17kb)

Fremington Parish Council (Bickington Ward) - One Vacancy

Reason for Vacancy - Resignation of Cllr Ian Capon
Election Day - No election requested
Stage - Co-option 12 January 2021

No election was requested, the vacancy will be filled by co-option by the Parish Council. Please contact them for further information.

Pilton West Parish Council - One Vacancy

Reason for Vacancy - Resignation of Cllr Paul Adams
Election Day - No election requested
Stage - Co-option 21 December 2020

No election was requested, the vacancy will be filled by co-option by the Parish Council. Please contact them for further information.

Georgeham Parish Council - One Vacancy

Reason for Vacancy - Resignation of Cllr Pat Barker
Election Day - No election requested
Stage - Co-option 10 December 2020

No election was requested, the vacancy will be filled by co-option by the Parish Council. Please contact them for further information.

Fremington (Maple Ward) Parish Council - One Vacancy

Reason for Vacancy - Resignation of Cllr Kelvin Groves
Election Day -  No election requested
Stage - Co-option 09 December 2020

No election was requested, the vacancy will be filled by co-option by the Parish Council. Please contact them for further information.

Berrynarbor Parish Council - One Vacancy

Reason for Vacancy - Resignation of Cllr Lesley Lowe
Election Day - Thursday 6th May 2021 (if contested)
Stage - Ten names received

Ten names have been received calling for an election. All elections are postponed until 6th May 2021. Further details regarding nominations will be published nearer the time.

Rackenford Parish Council - One Vacancy

Reason for Vacancy - Resignation of Cllr Rob Matthews
Election Day - No election requested
Stage - Co-option 30 November 2020

No election was requested, the vacancy will be filled by co-option by the Parish Council. Please contact them for further information.

Knowstone Parish Council - One Vacancy

Reason for Vacancy - Resignation of Cllr Tony Moore
Election Day - No election requested
Stage - Co-option 23 November 2020

No election was requested, the vacancy will be filled by co-option by the Parish Council. Please contact them for further information.

Combe Martin Parish Council - One Vacancy

Reason for Vacancy - Resignation of Cllr Andy Forgan
Election Day - Thursday 6th May 2021 (if contested)
Stage - Ten names received

Ten names have been received calling for an election. All elections are postponed until 6th May 2021. Further details regarding nominations will be published nearer the time.

Lynton and Lynmouth Town Council - One Vacancy

Reason for Vacancy - Resignation of Cllr Peter Lake
Election Day - Thursday 6th May 2021 (if contested)
Stage - Ten names received

Ten names have been received calling for an election. All elections are postponed until 6th May 2021. Further details regarding nominations will be published nearer the time.

Ilfracombe Parish Council - West Ward - One Vacancy

Reason for Vacancy - Resignation of Cllr Steven Trebble
Election Day - Thursday 6th May 2021 (if contested)
Stage - Ten names received

Ten names have been received calling for an election. All elections are postponed until 6th May 2021. Further details regarding nominations will be published nearer the time.

Police and Crime Commissioner Election - Devon and Cornwall Constabulary - One Vacancy

Reason for vacancy - End of term
Election Day - Thursday 6th May 2021
Stage - Postponed for 12 months from 2020.

The Government have announced that all polls scheduled for 7 May 2020 will be postponed for 12 months. We will issue further information as soon as we have it.