Elections

Find out more about council elections for the UK, Scotland, Northern Ireland and Wales, including available seats, eligibility and voting information.

Location: UK
Audience: All doctors
Updated: Friday 16 October 2020
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Scotland

Elections to Scottish council have now concluded. Members were elected for a three year term.

The next elections will take place in 2023.

 

Northern Ireland

Elections to the Northern Ireland council took place in 2018. Members were elected for a three year term.

The next elections will take place in 2021. 

 

UK council

Elections to the UK council took place in 2018. Members were elected for a three year term.

The next elections will take place in 2021. 

 

Wales

Elections to Welsh council have now concluded. Members were elected for a three year term.

A vacancy has arisen for a junior doctor member of Welsh Council. Nominations open on 19 October until noon on 30 October 2020. Find out more information and how to nominate yourself.

The next full Welsh council elections will take place in 2023.