Local elections

Currently there are 50 councillors in the Scarborough Borough Council, but after the May 2019 elections, there will be 46.  

The Councillors represent the diverse and wide geographic spread of the residents of the borough.  

The number of Wards are reducing from 25 to 20 in May 2019, and details of the old and new Wards can be found here:

Election 2nd May 2019


Date Published

Polling stations  

Elections Timetable

20th February

Notice of Election 

Published on 13th March

Statements of Persons Nominated

Available on 4th April

Agents List Available on 4th April

Notice of Poll

Available on 24th April


Watch this space on 3rd  May!

View previous election results

View our election maps (incudes new wards)

A councillor?  Who, me?

Download our updated guide.

Full guidance can be on how to become a councillor can be obtained from the Electoral Commission website.

Visit the Be a Councillor website for further information.

A councillor? Who me?