Parish Council Elections
- Category: Elections and voting
- Last Updated: 16 December 2015
The results of the Parish Council elections held on Thursday, 7 May 2015 can be found on the Parish Elections 2015 Results news item.
The District of Ryedale is divided into 121 Parishes of which 91 Parishes are large enough to have their own Parish Councillors. The remaining Parishes hold regular Parish Meetings.
Every Parish must have an annual Parish Meeting, which all Local Government electors for the Parish are entitled to attend. Elections for Parish/Town Council Elections are held at the same time as District Elections and Parish/Town Councillors are elected for a term of four years.
For guidance from the Electoral Commission for Candidates and Agents, please see here.