Upcoming elections

Current election notices

There are currently no upcoming elections.

Current referendum notices

There are currently no upcoming neighbourhood plan referendums.

Are you eligible to vote?

To be eligible for voting, you must be:

  • registered to vote
  • 18 or over on the day of the election
  • a British, Irish, Commonwealth or EU citizen
  • registered at an address in the area you want to vote in
  • not legally excluded from voting

Who can I vote for?

We will publish a list of candidates who are standing at the election on our website.

If you are voting at a polling station

On election day, you will be able to vote at anytime between 7am and 10pm.

You will need to take photo ID with you. Please visit our Voter ID webpage to learn more.

Register to vote

To cast your vote at this election, you must be registered to vote at your current address by midnight on a specified date.

If you are not yet registered, please register to vote

Apply to vote by post

To vote by post, you must apply by 5pm on a specified date.

Learn how to apply to vote by post

Apply to vote by proxy

When you apply to allow someone to vote on your behalf, this is known as a proxy vote. To vote by proxy, you must apply by 5pm on a specified date.

Learn how to apply to vote by proxy