Police and Crime Commissioners are elected every four years. The last election was in May 2016. The planned election in May 2020 has been postponed due to Covid-19 – the next election will be held on 6 May 2021.
To read about the roles and responsibilities of a PCC please visit the Home Office or view this short video made by the Association of Police and Crime Commissioners (APCC) which explains how the public can have their say in who their local PCC is:
To read more about election guidance for PCCs, including qualifications for standing as a candidate, please visit the Electoral Commission website.
The Office of the PCC will be holding a briefing event shortly after the deadline for nominations, in the spring of 2021. To register your interest and receive more information, please e-mail SurreyPCC@surrey.pnn.police.uk