Shropshire Council

Vacancies and by-elections

There are no scheduled local elections due to take place within Shropshire Council’s area until May 2021. In the meantime, on this page, you'll find notices for all vacancies and by-elections during 2019

Find out more about the vacancy process.

Unitary council

Electoral division Vacancy information By-election
called?
By-election
information
Bishops Castle A notice of vacancy was published on 26 July 2019 Yes

Declaration of results

Meole A notice of vacancy was published on 1 July 2019 Yes

Declaration of results

Belle Vue A notice of vacancy was published on 13 March 2019 Yes Declaration of results

Town council

Council name Vacancy information Vacancy expiry date By-election
called?
By-election
information
Church Stretton (North Ward)
A notice of vacancy was published on 15 November 2019 05/12/2019  

 

Whitchurch Town Council (South Ward)
A notice of vacancy was published on 29 October 2019 18/11/2019  

 

Broseley (Broseley Wood Ward)
A notice of vacancy was published on 24 October 2019 13/11/2019 Yes

Notice of uncontested election

Broseley (West Ward) A notice of vacancy was published on 24 October 2019 13/11/2019 Yes – no valid nominations received by the close of nominations
  • A new notice of election will be published shortly
Broseley (East Ward) A notice of vacancy was published on 22 October 2019 11/11/2019 Yes
Much Wenlock (Davy) A notice of vacancy was published on 10 October 2019 30/10/2019 Yes
Much Wenlock (Southan) A notice of vacancy was published on 10 October 2019 30/10/2019 Yes
Market Drayton Town Council (North Ward) A notice of vacancy was published on 30 September 2019 18/10/2019 Yes
Craven Arms A notice of vacancy was published on 26 September 2019 16/10/2019 No

 

Much Wenlock A notice of vacancy was published on 9 September 2019 27/09/2019 Yes

Declaration of results

Bridgnorth Town Council (Morfe Ward) A notice of vacancy was published on
30 July 2019
19/08/2019 Yes

Declaration of results

Shrewsbury Town Council (Meole Ward) A notice of vacancy was published on
1 July 2019
19/07/2019 Yes

Declaration of results

Ellesmere Town Council A notice of vacancy was published on
1 July 2019
18/07/2019 No  
Clun Town Council with Chapel Lawn (Clun Ward) A notice of vacancy was published on
27 June 2019
17/07/2019 No  
Shifnal (Manor Ward) A notice of vacancy was published on
24 June 2019
12/07/2019 No  
Bridgnorth (East Ward) A notice of vacancy was published on
29 May 2019
18/06/2019 Yes

Declaration of results

Church Stretton (Little Stretton Ward) A notice of vacancy was published on
26 April 2019
17/05/2019 Yes

Declaration of results

Shrewsbury Town
(Belle Vue Ward)
A notice of vacancy was published on
12 March 2019
01/04/2019 Yes

Declaration of results

Church Stretton
(South Ward)
A notice of vacancy was published on
11 March 2019
29/03/2019 Yes

Notice of uncontested election

Market Drayton
(South Ward)
A notice of vacancy was published on
22 January 2019
11/02/2019 Yes

Declaration of results

Market Drayton
(North Ward)
A notice of vacancy was published on
19 December 2018
14/01/19 Yes

Declaration of results

Parish council

Council name Vacancy information Vacancy expiry date By-election
called?
By-election
information
Selattyn and Gobowen A notice of vacancy was published on 14 November 2019 04/12/2019    
Ryton and Grindle A notice of vacancy was published on 13 November 2019 03/12/2019    
Whixhall A notice of vacancy was published on 7 November 2019 27/11/2019    
Burford (Elizabeth Thomas) A notice of vacancy was published on 4 November 2019 24/11/2019    
Burford (Roger Thomas) A notice of vacancy was published on 4 November 2019 24/11/2019    
Wem Rural (Edstaston Ward)
A notice of vacancy was published on 1 November 2019 21/11/2019    
Whixall Parish Council A notice of vacancy was published on 31 October 2019 22/11/2019    
Stottesdon Parish Council A notice of vacancy was published on 31 October 2019 20/11/2019    
Nash A notice of vacancy was published on 29 October 2019 18/11/2019 No  
Worthen with Shelve (Heath Ward) A notice of vacancy was published on 21 October 2019 08/11/2019 No  
Grinshill A notice of vacancy was published on 17 October 2019 06/11/2019 No  
Billingsley A notice of vacancy was published on 10 October 2019 30/10/2019 No  
Burwarton A notice of vacancy was published on 7 October 2019 25/10/2019 No  
Sutton-upon-Tern A notice of vacancy was published on 4 October 2019 24/10/2019 No  
Wistanstow A notice of vacancy was published on 26 September 2019 16/10/2019 No  
Whittington A notice of vacancy was published on 25 September 2019 (Pritchard) 15/10/2019 No  
Minsterley A notice of vacancy was published on 20 September 2019 10/10/2019 Yes
Hopton Wafers

A notice of vacancy was published on 16 September 2019

04/10/2019    
Hodnet

A notice of vacancy was published on 13 September 2019

03/10/2019 No  
Whittington

A notice of vacancy was published on 9 September 2019 (Jones)

27/09/2019 No  
Montford

A notice of vacancy was published on 3 September 2019

23/09/2019 No  
Albrighton

A notice of vacancy was published on 3 September 2019

23/09/2019 No  
Farlow

A notice of vacancy was published on 23 August 2019

13/09/2019 No  
Weston Under Redcastle

A notice of vacancy was published on 20 August 2019

10/09/2019 No  
Sutton Maddock Parish Council

A notice of vacancy was published on 12/08/2019

02/09/2019 No  
Chirbury with Brompton
(Brompton and Rhiston Ward)

A notice of vacancy was
published on 12/08/2019

02/09/2019 No  
All Stretton

A notice of vacancy was published on 31/07/2019

20/08/2019 No  
Smethcott

A notice of vacancy was published on 31/07/2019

20/08/2019 No  
Bayston Hill

A notice of vacancy was published on
23 July 2019

12/08/2019 No  
Worthen with Shelve (Hope Ward) A notice of vacancy was published on
15 July 2019
02/08/2019 No  
Cheswardine A notice of vacancy was published on
11 July 2019
31/07/2019 No  
Selattyn & Gobowen A notice of vacancy was published on
11 July 2019
31/07/2019 No  
Childs Ercall Parish Council (Barge) A notice of vacancy was published on
11 July 2019
31/07/2019 No  
Childs Ercall Parish Council (Sale) A notice of vacancy was published on
11 July 2019
31/07/2019 No  
Sutton-upon-Tern (Hill) A notice of vacancy was published on
19 June 2019
09/07/2019 No  
Sutton-upon-Tern (Kearns) A notice of vacancy was published on
19 June 2019
09/07/2019 No  
Stockton A notice of vacancy was published on
19 June 2019
09/07/2019 No  
Munslow A notice of vacancy was published on
7 May 2019
28/05/2019 Yes

Declaration of results

Church Pulverbatch A notice of vacancy was published on
29 March 2019
18/04/2019 Yes

Notice of uncontested election

Cressage A notice of vacancy was published on
15 February 2019
07/03/2019 Yes Declaration of results
Weston Rhyn A notice of vacancy was published on
14 January 2019
01/02/2019 Yes Declaration of results