This section includes details of current elections, results of recent elections and the different ways of voting. It also gives information on how to register to vote.


Election results are published after each count. They can be found on our dedicated Election Results page.


Stratford-on-Avon District Council is made up of the 36 wards listed below, each having one councillor. Each new councillor is elected for a four-year period. District Council elections and Parish Council elections took place in May 2015. The next scheduled District and Parish elections are due to take place in May 2019.

Ward Number Name of District Ward
1 Alcester Town
2 Alcester & Rural
3 Avenue
4 Bidford East
5 Bidford West & Salford
6 Bishop's Itchington
7 Bishopton
8 Brailes & Compton
9 Bridgetown
10 Clopton
11 Ettington
12 Guildhall
13 Harbury
14 Hathaway
15 Henley-in-Arden
16 Kineton
17 Kinwarton
18 Long Itchington & Stockton
19 Napton & Fenny Compton
20 Quinton
21 Red Horse
22 Shipston North
23 Shipston South
24 Shottery
25 Snitterfield
26 Southam North
27 Southam South
28 Studley with Mappleborough Green
29 Studley with Sambourne
30 Tanworth-in-Arden
31 Tiddington
32 Welcombe
33 Welford-on-Avon
34 Wellesbourne East
35 Wellesbourne West
36 Wootton Wawen

Ward and Parish Maps

Maps of all wards and parishes within the Stratford-on-Avon District Council area can be found via the Ordnance Survey Election Maps website. Just follow the instructions on the site.

Standing for Election

If you are thinking of standing for election, you may wish to have a look at our Be a Councillor pages, where you can download relevant information booklets. Alternatively you can call 01789 260210 for copies to be sent to you.

The Government Equalities Office may be able to help people with a disability with financial support in order to stand for election. For more information please see the guidance on

How to Vote


You need to be registered to vote for UK elections and referendums. Go to our Registering to Vote page for more information.


If you are already registered to vote for UK elections and referendums, you can vote by postal or proxy or visit your local polling station.

Further Information

For further information, please contact Election Services:

For press enquiries, please contact 01789 260105.

Last updated on 19/02/2020

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