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Town and Parish Council elections - 6 May 2021

The Parish, Town and City Council Elections took place on Thursday 6 May 2021. All seats on all of these councils in Cornwall were due for re-election. Results The results of the contested elections are below. Some areas were uncontested and they are shown below the contested results.   Uncontested elections You can view the details of the uncontested elections and the candidates who have been elected.  Boundary changes .....

Last updated: 24/05/2021 14:14:52


Cornwall Council elections 6 May 2021

The Cornwall Council Elections took place on Thursday 6 May 2021. Results The results of the election are below.  You can follow this link to view the full detailed election results.  The elected member for each electoral ward is shown in the table below.  Electoral Ward - use link for full results Elected Party Altarnun and Stoke Climsland Adrian Alan Parsons Liberal Democrat Bodmin St Mary's and St Leonard Patr.....

Last updated: 10/05/2021 09:52:10


Guidance for candidates and agents

Information packs for candidates When an election is due to begin, candidate information packs for Cornwall Council and Parish and Town Council Elections will be available from our Electoral Services office.  The packs contain required forms and guidance on the election process. These are are usually available shortly before the Notice of Election is published. This notice marks the official start of the election timetabl.....

Last updated: 13/05/2021 08:53:59


Nomination packs available for Cornwall Council election candidates

Are you passionate about your local community? Do you want to help shape the future of Cornwall? If so, Cornwall Council needs you! Nomination packs, which contain all the forms a candidate needs to stand for election, are now available. On May 6, voters will cast their votes to elect their local Cornwall Councillor. On the same day elections will also take place for many town and parish councils, as well as the Devon and.....

Last updated: 12/05/2021 15:52:27


Neighbourhood Planning Referendum 

It is the responsibility of Cornwall Council to organise the referendum for a Neighbourhood Development Plan (NDP). The Council’s Electoral Services have to publish a ‘Notice of Referendum’. This must be published 25 working days before the day of the referendum. Neighbourhood Planning Referendums are conducted in accordance with procedures. These procedures are similar to those used at local government elections. The ref.....

Last updated: 30/03/2021 19:07:46


General information on parish and town councils

What’s a local council? Cornwall has 213 civil parishes, each with its own governance body.  These include a city council, 28 town councils, 168 parish councils, a community council and 15 parish meetings.  They are the first tier of local government and play a vital role in engaging with local people and helping to shape their communities. They are generally referred to as the local councils or town and parish councils s.....

Last updated: 01/04/2021 09:39:20


Boundary reviews and changes

Cornwall Council boundaries The boundaries of all Cornwall Council electoral divisions will change at the 2021 elections. There will be 87 new divisions, each electing one Cornwall Councillor. These changes follow a review in 2016 to 2018 by the Local Government Boundary Commission for England (LGBCE).  Details of the changes were in the LGBCE report showing the final recommendations for Cornwall.  Our interactive mapping.....

Last updated: 29/03/2021 07:32:41


Wave Hub Small Grants Fund open for applications

Those working in the fishing communities of Hayle and St Ives are being invited to apply for support from The Wave Hub Small Grants Fund.  The Wave Hub Small Grants Fund stakeholder panel met on June 16 to reconstitute following the recent local elections and to consider a number of project applications.   The panel elected Cllr Andrew Mitchell, local member for St Ives West and Towednack, as its chair.  Cllr Mitchell sai.....

Last updated: 18/06/2021 15:02:44


Different ways to vote

Voting in person at a polling station If you are registered to vote we will send you a poll card as soon as possible after an election is announced. The exception is at some parish/town council by-elections. If the parish/town council decides they do not want poll cards issued. The poll card will confirm your details on the electoral register, the date of polling day and which polling station you can vote at on polling da.....

Last updated: 06/05/2021 06:59:53


Apply for something

The following list of links will take you to things you can apply for on our website; A Animal movement licences Annexe reduction - council tax discount Apprenticeships with Cornwall Council Assisted collection B Birth certificate - order a copy Blue badge Building control inspection request Bulky waste collection Business rate relief Bus Pass (new or replacement) C Carer emergency card application.....

Last updated: 29/06/2021 08:12:39


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