Elections May 2021
Elections and Voting
Northumberland has ‘all out’ elections for all County Council and Parish Council seats, including the Police and Crime Commissioner on 6th May 2021.
Details of the Council Council and Police and Crime Commissioner elections can be obtained via the below link:
If you are not already registered to vote, you can do so using the Register to Vote link below:
You can still register for a postal vote for these elections, up to 5:00pm on Tuesday 20th April 2021. Do not delay if you wish to exercise your right to vote by post. You can register using the form linked below:
The nomination papers for candidates who wish to stand for any of the 7 seats on Beadnell Parish Council – are available from Northumberland County Council – Northumberland County Council – Voting and Elections
or the Parish Clerk – beadnellparishcouncil7@
Nomination papers can only be handed in to Northumberland County Council (NCC) between 29th March and 8th April at designated locations in Alnwick, Berwick, Hexham and Morpeth (addresses are provided within the nomination process guidance). You can however make an appointment with NCC to have your nomination papers checked informally prior to 29th March – this is recommended and can be done by the following link:
If there are more nominations than seats available, there will be an election, with polling on 6th May. If there are the same number of nominations as seats available, there will not be an election and candidates will be ‘elected unopposed’ on 9th April 2021.
Election information will be periodically updated by the Elections Office. Click on the NCC Elections page below to view the latest information.
- Polling Station Staff across Northumberland.
- Postal Vote Opening Staff, with all sessions taking place at Blyth Sports Centre on;
Tuesday 27th April, 10am till finish
Wednesday 28th April, 10am till finish
Friday 30th April, 10am till finish
Tuesday 4th May, 10am till finish
Wednesday 5th May, 10am till finish
Thursday 6th May, day 12noon till 6pm & evening 7pm till finish.
Above time are subject to change.
- Verification and Count Staff, with all sessions taking place at Blyth Sports Centre on;
Thursday 6th May, commencing at 10pm till finish
Friday 7th May, day. Time to be confirmed
Saturday 8th May, day. Time to be confirmed
Job descriptions for available roles are attached to this email. If you wish to apply, please complete the electronic application form which can be found by clicking here. Alternatively, paper applications are available on request by contacting the Elections Office. Following the submission of the electronic application form, you will receive a confirmation email and you may be required to provide right to work documentation if you have not already done so.
We will contact successful applicants to give details of the role(s) to which they have been appointed.
Please note that Public Health for England guidance on Covid 19 will be adhered to at this election and you may be required to use appropriate personal protective equipment (PPE) which will be provided where it is deemed necessary.
If you have any queries please contact the elections team on 01670 624811, or email electionstaff@northumberland.
Morpeth, NE61 2EF
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