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REGISTER TO VOTE
You can no longer register to vote in the elections on 7 May
2015, but you can still register for other future elections.
You can register to vote if you're:
- 16 or older (although you can't vote until you're 18); and
- A British citizen, qualifying Commonwealth, Irish or
other European Union citizen living in the UK.
It only takes 5 minutes to register. All you need is your
National Insurance number to complete the registration. You will
lose you chance vote if you leave your registration too late.
Register to vote on GOV.UK
Councillors are elected for a 4-year term by thirds (ie at each
election a third of the council is elected). Elections are held
every year except the county council year. The election years are
2012, 2014, 2015, 2016 and so on.
7 May 2015 election