Senedd Cymru Elections
The next Senedd Elections will be held on Thursday, 6th May 2021
Notice of Election: Alyn and Deeside and Delyn Constituencies (PDF)
Statement of Persons Nominated and Notice of Poll Alyn and Deeside Constituency (PDF)
Situation of polling stations: Alyn and Deeside (PDF)
Statement of Persons Nominated and Notice of Poll Delyn Constituency (PDF)
Situation of polling stations: Delyn (PDF)
Notice of Election; Senedd Cymru Election – North Wales Electoral Region (PDF)
North Wales Electoral Region: Statement of individual candidates nominated and registered political parties who have submitted a party list (PDF)
Elections for the Senedd Cymru/Welsh Parliament take place every five years.
There are 60 elected Members of the Senedd (MSs) and you are represented by six of them. One MS represents the Senedd constituency of Alyn and Deeside and one MS represents the Senedd constituency of Delyn. The other four all represent your region (North Wales).
The Senedd Cymru/Welsh Parliament represents the people of Wales. It has the power to make decisions in the following areas
- agriculture, fisheries, forestry, and rural development
- ancient monuments and historic buildings
- economic development
- education and training
- the environment
- fire and rescue services
- health and health services
- highways and transport
- industry• local government
- public administration
- social welfare
- sport and recreation
- town and country planning
- water and flood defence
- the Welsh language
The Senedd Cymru/Welsh Parliament can make laws in these areas, known as Parliament Bills. These laws are unique to Wales and will reflect the specific needs and concerns of people in Wales.
The UK Government retains control of certain public services and areas of legislation, such as responsibilities for the police service, social security and employment.
When you vote in the Senedd Cymru/Welsh Parliament election you have two votes – one to elect your constituency member and one to elect your regional member.
Senedd Cymru – Constituencies: Alyn and Deeside and Delyn
In the constituency ballot, you choose the candidate you want to represent you directly.
Senedd Cymru – Regional: North Wales
In the regional ballot, you choose from a list of party or independent candidates to represent your region i.e. you do not vote for an individual candidate.The North Wales Region includes the following Constituencies within 6 Counties:
- Alyn and Deeside
- Clwyd South
- Clwyd West
- Vale of Clwyd
Flintshire County Council is the lead authority for the region – the Regional Returning Officer (RRO).
Each local authority will count their own votes and provide these to North Wales RRO. Once all the results are collated, the RRO will declare who has been elected for the North Wales Region and the result will be published on this website. This will be on Friday, 7th May 2021.