North Northamptonshire Council Unitary Election

The Government announced on Friday 13 March 2020 that the local elections scheduled for 7 May 2020 have been postponed for a year until May 2021, due to the current and emerging situation around COVID-19. 


A total of 78 councillors will be elected for North Northamptonshire – three seats for each of the 26 electoral wards which are based on similar geographical areas to the existing county council division areas.

The new North Northamptonshire Council will legally become responsible for the delivery of local services on 1st April 2021, up until that date elected councillors will serve on a shadow authority that will be responsible for setting up the new council so that it is ready to be operational from 1st April 2021.

Electoral Ward Map

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