Police and Crime Commissioner elections

The Police, Fire and Crime Commissioner elections that were due to take place in May 2020 have been postponed until 6 May 2021.

Elections are held every four years and for the North Yorkshire police force area the following councils will hold elections.

  • City of York Council
  • Craven District Council
  • Hambleton District Council
  • Harrogate District Council
  • Richmondshire District Council
  • Ryedale District Council
  • Scarborough Borough Council
  • Selby District Council

For each police force area, one council will act as the lead authority to undertake the nominations of candidates and co coordinating of the results.  For North Yorkshire, the lead authority is Selby District Council. Their website will contain the information for this election, such as a timetable, information for candidates, and other electoral processes.

More information about the local Police Crime Commissioner for North Yorkshire.