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Stockton-on-Tees Borough Council By Elections

By Election Results 2021

Billingham West

A By Election for a District Councillor in the Billingham West Ward took place on 6 May 2021.

The results can be found below.

Name of Candidate

Description

Number of Votes*

BELLERBY

Mark William

Independent

791

HARRIS

Giles

Independent

4

HENDERSON

Paul Thomas

Independent

32

JENKINS

Paul Adrian

Labour Party

429

MCDERMOTTROE

John Gerar

Reform UK

53

PENN

Raymond Joseph

Liberal Democrats

7

SPENCE

Lee

The Conservative Party Candidate

863

*ELECTED*

* If elected, the word 'ELECTED' appears against the number of votes.

Rejected ballot papers: 15

Electorate: 4451

Turnout: 49.30%

 

Bishopsgarth and Elm Tree

A By Election for a District Councillor in the Bishopsgarth and Elm Tree Ward took place on 6 May 2021.

The results can be found below.

Name of Candidate

Description

Number of Votes*

EVES

Matthew Alan

Liberal Democrats

730

HARKER

Craig Thomas

Independent

165

LAMB

Ben

Labour Party

386

STRATTON

Hugo Thomas

The Conservative Party Candidate

1055

*ELECTED*

* If elected, the word 'ELECTED' appears against the number of votes.

Rejected ballot papers: 12

Electorate: 4933

Turnout: 47.60%

 

Hartburn

A By Election for a District Councillor in the Hartburn Ward took place on 6 May 2021.

The results can be found below.

Name of Candidate

Description

Number of Votes*

ELLIOTT

Michael

Reform UK

112

HUSSAIN

Shakeel

Labour Party

620

INNES

Niall

The Conservative Party Candidate

1999

*ELECTED*

* If elected, the word 'ELECTED' appears against the number of votes.

Rejected ballot papers: 16

Electorate: 5160

Turnout: 53.2%

 

Western Parishes

A By Election for a District Councillor in the Western Parishes Ward took place on 6 May 2021.

The results can be found below.

Name of Candidate

Description

Number of Votes*

MATTHEWS

Steve

The Conservative Party Candidate

928

*ELECTED*

STEPHENSON

Andrew Frederick

Independent

136

THOMPSON

Stephen George

Labour Party

362

* If elected, the word 'ELECTED' appears against the number of votes.

Rejected ballot papers: 8

Electorate: 2887

Turnout: 49.70%

 

Yarm

A By Election for a District Councillor in the Yarm Ward took place on 6 May 2021.

The results can be found below.

Name of Candidate

Description

Number of Votes*

BELL-BERRY

Tony

Independent

149

CHANDLER

Gail Andrea

Labour Party

644

FAGAN

Dan

The Conservative Party Candidate

2757

*ELECTED*

GALLAFANT

Alan

Independent

759

JOHNSON

Christopher Robert

Independent

59

KEARNEY

Adam

Liberal Democrats

76

* If elected, the word 'ELECTED' appears against the number of votes.

Rejected ballot papers: 57

Electorate: 8652

Turnout: 52.00%

 

 

Election information

By Elections will be taking place on 6 May 2021 for the following Borough Wards:

  • Billingham West Ward
  • Bishopsgarth and Elmtree Ward
  • Hartburn Ward
  • Western Parishes Ward
  • Yarm Ward

The timetable, important documents and links to Electoral Commission Guidance for Candidates is below:

 

Key dates for the elections are:

Monday 22 March

 

 

Publication of Notice of Election

Poll Cards to be mailed

 

    

 

Nominations open from this date 

      

Thursday 8 April, 4pm

 

Deadline for receipt of nominations

 

Friday 9 April, 4pm

 

Publication of Statement of Persons Nominated

 

Monday 19 April         

 

Registration Deadline

 

Tuesday 20 April, 5pm

 

Postal Vote Application Deadline

 

Tuesday 27 April, 5pm

 

 

Proxy Application Deadline

Publication of Notice of Poll and Situation of Polling Stations

 

 

Thursday 6 May

 

 

Polling Day

 

 

Count and Declaration of Results

 

Please note that the Stockton postal vote opening session scheduled for Monday 3 May has been cancelled.

The Candidate spending limit for the regulated period is £806, plus 7p per local government elector in the ward registered to vote on the last day for publication of the notice of election.

For the purposes of calculating the spending limit, the electorate for wards where by elections are taking place is as follows:

Bisopsgarth and Elm Tree

4980

Billingham West

4468

Hartburn

5209

Yarm

8614

Western Parishes

2883

 

For more information please call the Electoral Helpline on 01642 526196 and please see our Frequently Asked Questions.