The Electoral Commission produce the most up-to-date guidance if you're thinking of standing as a candidate in elections, including information on:
The following Referendum and Town/Parish Council By-Elections if contested, will take place on Thursday 20th September 2018. For further information please click the links below:
Follow the links below for election results and details of voting:
Every year the council carries out its annual canvass to ensure that the electoral register contains the names of everyone who is eligible to vote in elections. This starts in the summer and the new register is published in December.
Your guide to the Electoral Registration process including online registration, postal voting, and proxy voting plus an explanation of the voting process.
By-elections can be held at any time when a casual vacancy occurs. They can happen following the resignation or the death of a currently serving Councillor.
Results for the Town Ward By-Election held on Thursday 14 June 2018.
Find out about the Council, your Councillor and elected Mayor and Cabinet. Find information on voting and elections, data protection, freedom of information and performance and spending.
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Results of Thursday 4 May 2017 election.