Electoral services are responsible for compiling the electoral roll as well as the conduct of all elections and referenda held within the county of Monmouthshire. This includes:
If you cannot attend a polling station on polling day to cast your vote you can apply to vote by post or appoint a person to vote on your behalf. Application forms to alter your method of voting are available.
Applications for postal and proxy voting can be returned by email to firstname.lastname@example.org or by post to Electoral Registration, Monmouthshire County Council, County Hall, The Rhadyr, Usk, NP15 1GA.
Current Councillor Vacancies
Vacancies for a councillor at County Council level, as well as town and community council level, can occur throughout the term of office. All notices relating to vacancies and elections at this level will be published below.
Notice of Vacancy
Notice of Election
- Notice Of Election – Usk Town Council
- Notice Of Election – Llanwenarth Ultra, Llanfoist Fawr Community Council
Guidance on the election process at town and community council level is available.
Promoting Local Democracy
Election Results Archive
Review of Electoral Arrangements
The Local Democracy and Boundary Commission for Wales have conducted a review of the electoral arrangements for the County of Monmouthshire. They have published the final proposals for new County Seats which will take effect at the 2022 local elections. Further information is available on their website.
Review of Polling Districts and Polling Places
As a result of the changes to the boundaries of the electoral and community review, the Council is required to review the polling district and polling places used to allocate electors to areas for voting purposes.
Guidance on what the review covers and areas of interest is available in the document below.
A draft polling district and polling places scheme is available below as a reference point to understand the implications of the new community boundaries.
The consultation period will run from the 22nd September 2021 and close on the 22 October 2021. Final proposals as a result of this review will take effect upon the publication of the 2022 electoral roll on the 1st December 2021.