Election Timetable 2016

Police and Crime Commissioner elections and the local government elections to be held on 5 May 2016

Please be aware that the timetable may change in the event of days being appointed for public thanksgiving or mourning.

Event

Date / Deadline (time if not midnight)

Publication of notice of election

Thursday 24 March

Delivery of nomination papers

Thursday 7 April (4:00pm)

Applications to register to vote must be received by the Electoral Registration Officer  

Monday 18 April

Postal vote applications, postal proxy applications or  changes to existing postal or proxy votes must be received by the Electoral Registration Officer

Tuesday 19 April (5:00pm)

Applications to vote by proxy must be received by the Electoral Registration Officer

Tuesday 26 April  (5:00pm)

Polling day

 

7am to 10pm on Thursday 5 May

Emergency proxy applications

Thursday 5 May  (5:00pm)