County Council Elections

The County Council elections are usually held every 4 years on 1st Thursday in May. They were last held on 4 May 2017.

North Yorkshire County Council 2017 Elections Results will appear on North Yorkshire County Council webpage (external link) from Friday 5 May 2017


Six County Councillors represent the Richmondshire District Council area on the North Yorkshire County Council.  For details on North Yorkshire County Council and the County Councillors visit

The six Electoral Divisions are:             

Electoral Division County Councillor
Catterick Bridge

County Councillor Carl Les

Central Richmondshire

County Councillor Helen Grant

Middle Dales

County Councillor Karin Segwick


County Councillor Stuart Parsons

Richmondshire North

County Councillor Angus Thompson

Upper Dales

County Councillor John Blackie

For further details on the Parishes within each Electoral Division please see Divisions, wards, polling district and polling stations.  

For County Councillors' details please visit the County Council website - Councillor Details - details to be updated


The results of the North Yorkshire County Council elections held in the Richmondshire District Council area are:

pdfNorth Yorkshire County Council Election Results 2017



pdfCentral Richmondshire By-election Result - 3 May 2012


County Council Election Turnout

Date        Turnout        No. of Divisions  No. of Contested Elections 
05.05.07             34.33
02.05.81   36.75 6
02.05.85   37.00
04.05.89 35.75 5 4
06.05.93 40.05 5 5
01.05.97* 71.05 5 5
07.06.01* 65.41 5 5
05.05.05* 64.22 6 6
04.06.09~ 39.24 6 6
02.05.13 33.25 6 6
04.05.17   6 6
*combined with Parliamentary Election
~combined with European Parliamentary Election



Contact Us

Richmondshire District Council
Mercury House
Station Road
North Yorkshire
DL10 4JX

Phone: 01748 829100
Fax: 01748 826186
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