Local Elections 2019

Election timetable

Here are the key dates and deadlines of the May 2019 elections


Notice, Deadline or AppointmentDate
Publication of the Notice of ElectionMonday 18 March 2019
Nominations beginTuesday 19th March 2019 at 10am
Nominations deadlineWednesday 03 April 2019 at 4pm
Withdrawal of Candidate deadlineWednesday 03 April 2019 at 4pm
Appointment of Election Agents deadlineWednesday 03 April 2019 at 4pm
Publication of the Statement of Persons NominatedThursday 04 April 2019
Registration deadlineFriday 12 April 2019 at midnight
Postal vote application deadlineMonday 15 April 2019 at 5pm
Publication of the Notice of Poll and Situation of Polling StationsWednesday 24 April 2019
Proxy vote application deadlineWednesday 24 April 2019 at 5pm
Appointment of Poll and Count Agents deadlineThursday 25 April 2019
Polling day (between 7am and 10pm)Thursday 02 May 2019

If you are already registered on the electoral register, there is no need to register again for this election. 

If you believe you are not registered please go to www.gov.uk/register-to-vote  before the registration deadline.

Click here for Postal and Proxy voting application forms