National Assembly for Wales

In this section you will find information regarding the forthcoming National Assembly for Wales (NAfW) elections, which will be held on Thursday May 5, 2016. The Police and Crime Commissioner elections will also be held jointly on this date.

National Assembly for Wales elections are held every 4 years in the 40 Assembly constituencies and 5 Assembly regions across Wales. This will result in the election of 60 Assembly Members.

Within Neath Port Talbot voters will be voting for 2 Assembly Constituency Members in the following Assembly Constituencies:

  • Aberavon Constituency
  • Neath Constituency

Voters will also be voting for 4 Regional Members for the South Wales West Electoral Region.

If you would like to discuss becoming a candidate, please do not hesitate to contact Miss Clare Sim – Senior Electoral Services Officer for an informal discussion on (01639) 763180 or

Further information will be provided on this page as the timetable progresses. 

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