Local Government Elections

Triennial Local Elections

Elections of members of local authorities are held once every three years, on the second Saturday in October. The last elections were held on 12 October 2019. By-elections are held when a vacancy occurs.

The triennial elections of regional councils, city and district councils, community boards and local boards are held at the same time as elections for district health boards and licensing trusts. Westland District Council’s Election Statistics can be found here.

The results of the elections held on 12th October 2019 can be found here

2019 Candidate Expense Returns 

Ward Maps

The District is divided into three Wards for electoral purposes. See the Ward maps below: