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County Council elections on 6 May 2021

Elections of councillors for Surrey County Council will take place on 6 May 2021. County Council elections are held every 4 years.

Surrey County Council look after services including education, transport and social services and much more so make sure you have your say and vote on polling day.

The Reigate and Banstead area is divided into 10 County Council divisions, including:

  • Banstead, Woodmansterne and Chipstead
  • Earlswood and Reigate South
  • Horley East
  • Horley West, Salfords and Sidlow
  • Merstham and Banstead South
  • Nork and Tattenhams
  • Redhill East
  • Redhill West and Meadvale
  • Reigate
  • Tadworth, Walton and Kingswood

Electors will be voting for 1 candidate for each division. 

Polling stations will be safe places to vote on polling day, but there are other ways to vote. Further information is available on our webpage for coronavirus and elections.

Register to Vote

To vote in elections you must be registered to vote . The deadline to register to vote in the County Council Elections is 23:59 Monday 19 April 2021.

Applications to vote by post or change/cancel an existing postal or proxy vote must be received by 5pm Tuesday 20 April 2021. We would advise that you submit your applications as early as possible if you are planning to vote by post.

New applications to vote by proxy must be received by 5pm Tuesday 27 April 2021.

If you are registered and eligible to vote in these elections, you will receive a poll card around the first week of April informing you where your polling station is, or if you've applied for a postal vote, when you can expect to receive your postal voting pack.

If you are not sure whether you are registered to vote you can call the elections helpline number on 01737 276794.

You can find out more about voting in Borough Council elections and other elections being held on 6 May 2021 at Your Vote Matters.

Previous election results

Please go to Previous Election Results to see the outcome of previous years.