Referendums and elections

Visit the Electoral Commission website to find out everything you need to know about any elections or referendums coming up across the UK.

If you want to vote at a UK election, you must be registered. Visit the Electoral Commission website for more information on how to register to vote and to see when you need to do this by in order to vote at a particular election.

As an election or referendum approaches, you will also be able to find information about polling day, deadlines for postal and proxy votes and how to cast your vote. 

The Council is required to publish annually the Referendum Notice which gives the number of electors necessary to call a referendum or petition. Download the Referendum Notice.

Visit the where do I vote website to find your local polling station

If you require further information, please contact Electoral Services on 01952 383202.

Last updated: 22/03/2021 15:03