Upcoming Elections

A list of all the upcoming elections to be held in 2017

General Election 2017

The election for Members of Parliament for the following constituencies takes place on Thursday 8 June 2017. For details of the Statement of Persons nominated and notice of poll please visit the following page: Notice of elections

Constituency Number of Members of Parliament to be elected
Don Valley ONE
Doncaster Central ONE
Doncaster North ONE
  1. Forms of nomination for Parliamentary Elections may be obtained from the Acting Returning Officer at Electoral Services, Civic Office, Waterdale, Doncaster, DN1 3BU. 
  2. Nomination papers must be delivered to the Acting Returning Officer, Electoral Services Nomination Room, Ground Floor, Civic Office, Waterdale, Doncaster, DN1 3BU Monday 8th May 2017 to Thursday 11th May 2017 between the hours of 10am and 4pm but no later than 4pm on Thursday, 11th May 2017.
  3. The £500 deposit can be paid by legal tender or by means of a banker’s draft made payable to Doncaster MBC but must be from a drawer which carries on business as a banker in the United Kingdom.
  4. If any election is contested the poll will take place on Thursday, 8th June 2017.
  5. The last date to register to vote, if not already registered, is Monday 22nd May 2017
  6. Applications, amendments or cancellations of postal votes and amendments or cancellations of proxy votes must reach the Electoral Registration Officer at Electoral Services, Civic Office, Waterdale, Doncaster, DN1 3BU by 5 pm on Tuesday, 23rd May 2017.
  7. Any postal vote applications that we processed before 16th May 2017 will be despatched around 24th May 2017, any that were processed after the 16th May 2017 but before the 23rd May 2017 deadline will be despatched around the 30th May 2017
  8. New applications to vote by proxy at this election must reach the Electoral Registration Officer at Electoral Services, Civic Office, Waterdale, Doncaster, DN1 3BU by 5 pm on Wednesday, 31st May 2017.
  9. Applications to vote by emergency proxy at this election on grounds of physical incapacity or for work/service reasons must reach the Electoral Registration Officer at Electoral Services, Civic Office, Waterdale, Doncaster, DN1 3BU by 5 pm on Thursday, 8th June 2017. The physical incapacity must have occurred after 5 pm on Wednesday, 31st May 2017.  To apply on the grounds of work/service, the person must have become aware that they cannot go to the polling station in person after 5 pm on Wednesday, 31st May 2017

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Last updated: 24 May 2017 16:02:11