UK Parliamentary General Election 8th June 2017

A UK General Election has been called by The Prime Minister and Parliament has agreed that it will take place on Thursday 8th June 2017.


Candidate nominations must be delivered by hand to Electoral Services by 4pm on 11th May 2017.

To make an appointment to submit completed nominations, call our Electoral Services team on 01444 477222 or email:


Electors who will be on holiday on 8 June 2017 are advised to apply for a postal vote or appoint a proxy in accordance with the deadlines below.

Deadline for registering to vote is Monday 22 May

  • Deadline for submitting postal vote application forms is 5pm on Tuesday 23 May

  • Deadline for submitting proxy vote application forms is 5pm on Wednesday 31 May

The official notices will be published at this page in due course.