Key dates for local authority elections 2019
19 July 2019
Nominations open for candidates. Nominations have to be sent to the electoral officer for the council, district health board or licensing trust. Rolls open for inspection at council offices and other sites locally.
16 August 2019
Nominations close at 12 noon. Rolls close. After this date, anyone who is entitled to vote and who is not enrolled as an elector, or whose details are incorrectly recorded on the roll, will have to cast a ‘special vote’.
21 August 2019
Election date and candidates’ names publicised by electoral officers.
20-25 September 2019
Voting documents delivered to households. Electors can post the documents back to electoral officers as soon as they have voted.
12 October 2019
Voting Closes — The voting documents must be at the council before voting closes at 12 noon. Preliminary results (i.e. once all ‘ordinary’ votes are counted) will be available as soon as possible afterwards.
17-23 October 2019 (or as soon as practicable)
Official results (including all valid ordinary and special votes)
Voting closes at noon on Saturday 12 October 2019.
If you have any questions, please contact:
Electoral Officer, Anthony Morton
email to email@example.com or FREEPHONE 0800 EZ VOTE (0800 398 683)