Find out how to register to vote and what information is on the
Find out where you can inspect the register, how opt in or out
of it and how to buy it.
Find out how to register to vote by post and view answers
to popular questions.
What it is and how to apply for a Proxy vote.
Find your local polling station.
Find out how to stand in local, UK and European elections.
View local, general and European election results.
Find out about your local councillor, how to contact them and
the political make-up of the council.
Read the statutory notice that's published annually with the
number of electors required for a Mayoral election.
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.