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MAYORAL ELECTION

North of Tyne Mayor Election

On 2 May 2019 there will be a mayoral election for the North of Tyne Combined Authority.

People who are registered to vote in local elections for any of the three councils: Newcastle, North Tyneside and Northumberland are eligible to vote.

Your vote is important in deciding who the future Mayor of the North of Tyne Combined Authority will be.

 
 
 
 

North of Tyne devolution.
The deal at a glance.

Our historic devolution deal brings unprecedented new powers and investment from Government to the North of Tyne.

 
 
 
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ECONOMIC VISION

North of Tyne devolution.

For the new North of Tyne Combined Authority – spanning Newcastle, North Tyneside and Northumberland – the future focus is on positive change. We want to quickly and decisively make a real and positive impact on people’s lives, businesses and communities.

Our vision is of a dynamic and more inclusive economy, one that brings together people and opportunities to create vibrant communities and a high quality of life, narrowing inequalities and ensuring that all residents have a stake in our region’s future.

 
 

INVEST & INNOVATE

Supporting investment and innovation

Devolution gives us the chance to make our own decisions about our own future so we can target investment where we know we need it most.

We want to make the strong connection between economic growth and providing people with the skills, education and confidence to benefit from the opportunities that will follow.

 
 
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Devolution Timeline

The devolution deal has transferred unprecedented new powers and investment from Government to the North of Tyne. Take a look at what our deal includes.

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North of Tyne News

Read the latest news about North of Tyne devolution, our chance to make our own decisions about our own future so we can target investment where we know we need it most.

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