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Elections and Electoral Registration

The Council's elections office is responsible for organising all elections held in Newcastle-under-Lyme along with maintaining an up-to-date and accurate Register of Electors.

On Thursday, 3 May 2018, there will be Council elections for all of the wards within the Newcastle-under-Lyme Borough Council administrative area.

These elections will be to elect 44 councillors for the reduced number of 21 wards, and for those areas with Parish Councils elections will be held for new parish councillors.

If you are not already registered to vote please visit www.gov.uk/register-to-vote  and fill in your name, address, date of birth and a few other details. You will need to have your National Insurance number which can be found on your National Insurance card or in official paperwork such as payslips, letters about benefits or tax credits.

Look out for confirmation to say that you are registered.

Notice of Publication

Notice of Publication of Revised Register (PDF 10kb)

Notice of Publication of Revised Register 1 March 2018 (PDF 7kb)

The Move to All-Out Elections

A special meeting of the Borough Council took place on 25 November 2015. At this meeting, the Council decided to move to all‑out (or whole council) elections from May 2018.

Explanatory Document

Last updated 23 February 2018

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