Declaration of results - Knaresborough

Notice of poll

Notice of casual vacancy

Notice of election

Statement of persons nominated - Knaresborough

Notice of election agents' names and offices

County nomination papers

County election results

The next election taking place for North Yorkshire Council Councillors will be in 2021.


To qualify as a candidate for a local government election

  • a person must not be disqualified from holding office and
  • must be British or Commonwealth citizen, a citizen of the Republic of Ireland or a citizen of the European Union; and
  • be 18 years of age or more on the date of nomination and, if there is a poll, on the day of the election

They must also meet one of the following criteria:

  • have been a local government elector for the area (been included in the register of electors on the date of nomination and thereafter)
  • have occupied during the preceding 12 months as owner or tenant any land or other premises in the area
  • have his/her principal or only place of work during the previous twelve months in that area
  • have resided in the area for the whole of the previous twelve months
  • In order to stand for election, a candidate must submit a nomination paper by the statutory deadline and in the required form, together with a candidate's consent to nomination. A candidate must submit a nomination paper signed by ten electors for the division they wish to represent

Electoral enquiries

Page last updated 17/08/2018