Governor Elections

Public Governors are elected by our members and the elections take place annually.

We are holding our Governor Elections!

In order to stand for election, you need to be a member of the Trust in a constituency or class for which you are standing. You must also be aged 16 or older at the time of nomination.

The following Governor vacancies are available

  • Hull - 2 Seats
  • East Riding of Yorkshire - 3 Seats
  • Whitby - 1 Seat

Nominations open on Thursday 24 September 2020 and must be completed and returned by 5pm on Thursday 22 October 2020.

If you are interested in standing, a nomination form can be obtained from Ciara Hutchinson, Returning Officer, Electoral Reform Service on 020 8889 9203 or email:

To find out more about the role, please contact Katie Colrein on 01482 389132 or by emailing

Public Governors are elected by our members to work as part of our Council of Governors with our Directors to influence strategy and patient services.