County election

County Council elections are held on the first Thursday of May every four years. The next County Council election will be held in 2021.  

In Mansfield there are five divisions for Nottinghamshire County Council, represented by nine councillors:

  • Warsop - one seat
  • Mansfield North - two seats
  • Mansfield South - two seats
  • Mansfield East - two seats
  • Mansfield West - two seats.

See details of Nottinghamshire County Councillors on the Nottinghamshire County Council website (opens in a new window)

The voting system

The system used is the first past the post system. The candidate with the most votes in Warsop is elected and the top two candidates for each of the other areas are elected.