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.
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.
Please click on the below Referendums and Town/Parish Council By-Elections for further information and dates of poll:
Results for the Town Ward By-Election held on Thursday 14 June 2018.
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.
Follow the links below for election results and details of voting:
The Electoral Commission produce the most up-to-date guidance if you're thinking of standing as a candidate in elections, including information on:
Your guide to the Electoral Registration process including online registration, postal voting, and proxy voting plus an explanation of the voting process.
How do I know what’s going on?
Results of Thursday 4 May 2017 election.