Parish and town elections

The Borough of Scarborough has 39 parish and town councils.

By-election - Filey Town Council, Filey Ward

Nomitation papers are available from the Parish Clerk.

Document Publish date
Election Timetable 21 June 2018
Election Notice 21 June 2018
Statement of Persons Nominated 02 July 2018
Notice of Poll and Location of Polling Stations 18 July 2018
Declaration of Result of Poll 27 July 2018

Casual vacancies

Find out if you are eligible and find out more about becoming a parish / town council candidate.

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View previous election results

Parish map

Parish map

General information

Parish and Town Councils help to deliver decision-making to communities, using local knowledge and commitment to help improve and resolve local issues. They also manage resources such as village halls.  They should be contacted directly via the Parish or Town Clerks.

Details of the membership of Parish and Town Councils can also be obtained from the parish clerks.

Elections to the Parishes within the Borough take place every four years. The next scheduled elections will take  place on 07 May 2015.

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