By-elections are used to fill elected offices that have become vacant between general elections.

If a by-election is triggered in any of North Yorkshire County Council's electoral divisions, information will appear on this page.

Notice of election

Following the sad and untimely death of County Councillor John Blackie, an election for the vacant Upper Dales County Council Division will take place on Thursday 17 October 2019. Richmondshire District Council has published details of the election and the  Notice of poll (pdf / 28 KB)

Declaration of results 

Following a by-election on 16 August David Ryland Goode has been duly elected to the division of Knaresborough in the Borough of Harrogate.  View full election results here (pdf / 15 KB).