Could you be a councillor?

Are you interested in politics?
Would you like to make a difference by speaking up for your local community?

If so, why not become a councillor and stand for election in the upcoming district, town and parish council elections on 2 May 2019?

The next District, Town and Parish Council elections will be held on 2 May 2019

Notices:

If you wish to apply to stand as a candidate, you need to register to vote.

If you intend to vote by post or proxy, please note the following deadlines:

 

Event

Deadline

Information

Applications from people wishing to stand as a candidate

4.00pm, Wednesday, 3 April 2019

Earliest date for delivery of nomination papers is 18 March 2019
Please contact us to find out more

Applications to be added to the electoral register

Friday, 12 April 2019

If you're not on the electoral register, please visit GOV.UK/register-to-vote
Note: you'll need your National Insurance Number to register

Applications to apply for a postal vote (or make changes to an existing one)

5.00pm, Monday, 15 April 2019

Please contact us to find out more

Postal votes will be sent out (first class)

Tuesday, 16 and Thursday, 18 April 2019

The majority of postal votes will be sent out on 16 April. People who have applied for a postal vote after mid-March will be on the second batch to go out on 18 April

Applications to apply for a proxy vote (appointing someone to vote on your behalf)

5.00pm, Wednesday, 24 April 2019

Please contact us to find out more

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