Elections - May 2019

The combined Blaby District and Parish Council elections are to be held on Thursday 2 May 2019.

The Notice of Election was published on Friday 22 March 2019 (this triggers the election timetable) and nomination applications will be accepted daily between 9:30am - 4:30pm up to the deadline of 4pm on 3 April 2019 (excluding weekends).

Poll cards will be despatched from 22 March 2019 to all eligible electors on the register.

Polling Stations open from 7am to 10pm on 2 May 2019 and a list of polling stations will be published below in due course.

Voter Registration

Please note that the deadline to register to vote at the 2019 Local Elections is Friday 12 April 2019.

If you are not registered or you have recently moved address, changed your name or nationality then please visit www.gov.uk/register-to-vote to register by the deadline. You will need your national insurance number and reference your date of birth and any previous registration details (for exmaple the address of your previous registration if you have recently moved).

If you need to check if you are on the electoral register please contact the Electoral Services Team.

Postal Vote Applications

The deadline to apply for a postal vote for these elections is 5pm on Monday 15 April 2019. Application forms are available on the Postal Vote page. 

Proxy Vote Applications

The deadline to apply for an ordinary proxy vote (where you appoint someone to vote on your behalf) is 5pm on Wednesday 24 April 2019.

If after 5pm on 24 April you are unable to vote in person because of a medical emergency or you cannot attend a polling station for work reasons then you may apply to vote by emergency proxy. The deadline to apply is 5pm on Thursday 2 May 2019. The change must have occurred after 5pm on 24 April. Application forms are available at www.yourvotematters.co.uk.

More information can be found on the Proxy Vote page

Election Notices

District Council Elections

Notice of Elections

Parish Council Elections

Notice of Elections
Last updated 22 March 2019
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