Election - Polls open on Wednesday 1st November

Every four years eleven of the trustees are elected by the voters of Malvern, Guarlford, Colwall and Mathon.

Trustees are responsible for the strategic oversight of the charity, ensuring that it is meeting its statutory requirements and in caring for this iconic landscape is delivering the charity’s objects.  The Board meets at least five times a year, with most trustees also sitting on one of the four committees.

On Wednesday 1st November, an election will be held in the Chase Ward and the Wells Ward to elect trustees to the Board.  Candidate statements and further information can be found on our election pages. Those voting in person must bring photographic ID as is required for all elections after May 2023.  Further information on acceptable forms of ID is provided by Malvern Hills District Council.

Elections were uncontested in the wards of Dyson Perrins, Malvern Link, Pickersleigh and West and in the parishes of Colwall, Guarlford and Mathon.  Results of the uncontested elections have been published.

No candidates stood for Priory Ward and an election will be held on the 7th December.  The nomination period opens on Thursday 2nd November and closes at 4pm on Friday 10th November and potential candidates are invited to get in touch to register their interest.  Details of a briefing session for potential candidates will be announced shortly.

Those eligible to stand for election in Priory Ward must live or work in, or be registered to vote in one of the levy paying wards and parishes.