We hold elections every year for our Council of Governors. If you're a member, you can vote for governors to represent you and your local area.

We've counted the votes for our 2019 public governor elections. Click here to see the results.

Elections for our staff governor vacancies will start in September.

Key dates
Event Public governors Staff governors

Publication of notice of election

Tuesday 23 April Thursday 5 September
Deadline for nominations Friday 10 May Monday 23 September
Publication of statement of
nominations
Monday 13 May Tuesday 24 September
Deadline for candidate
withdrawals
Wednesday 15 May Thursday 26 September
Issue of ballot packs Tuesday 28 May Tuesday 8 October
Close of poll – 5pm Thursday 20 June Thursday 31 October
Declaration of results Friday 21 June Friday 1 November

For more information about governor elections, please contact ftmembership.penninecare@nhs.net