This page provides details of elections which are due to be held over the next few years.

Elections 2021

The following elections are due to take place on Thursday 6 May 2021

Election Notices

Notices of Election, Statements of Persons Nominated, Notices of Election Agents, Notice of Election Sub-Agents and a Notice of Uncontested Election have been posted on each of the 4 individual Election pages on the website. Please click on the links above to access each page.

Covid-19 information

The Government has said that polling stations will be safe places to vote in these elections, or you can vote by post or by proxy if you can’t or don’t want to go to the polling station.  The elections team is making plans to help you stay safe at your polling station. There will be safety measures in place, so be prepared to follow the signage and any instructions.

The Cabinet Office have produced a delivery plan for the May 2021 polls.

The Cabinet Office have also produced guidance on how to campaign safely at the May 2021 elections.

Further information can also be found on the Electoral Commission voter page.

Timetable for Elections in Rother – 6 May 2021

EventElection(s)Date
Publication of notice of electionAllMonday 29 March
Delivery of nomination papersAllBetween 10am and 4pm on any working day from Tuesday 30 March until 4pm on Thursday 8 April
Deadline for withdrawals of candidatureAll4pm on Thursday 8 April
Deadline for the notification of appointment of election agentPCC, county and district  4pm on Thursday 8 April
Publication of statement of persons nominatedAllNot later than 4pm on Friday 9 April
Deadline for receiving applications for registrationAllMonday 19 April
Deadline for receiving new postal vote and postal proxy applications, and for changes to existing postal or proxy votesAll5pm on Tuesday 20 April
Deadline for receiving new applications to vote by proxy (not postal proxy or emergency proxies)All5pm on Tuesday 27 April
Publication of notice of pollAllTuesday 27 April
Publication of final election notice of alterationAllWednesday 28 April
Deadline for notification of appointment of polling and counting agentsAllWednesday 28 April
First date that electors can apply for a replacement for lost postal votesAllThursday 29 April
Polling dayAll7am to 10pm on Thursday 6 May
Last time that electors can apply for a replacement for spoilt or lost postal votesAll5pm on Thursday 6 May
Deadline for emergency proxy applicationsAll5pm on Thursday 6 May
Last time to alter the register due to clerical error or court appealAll9pm on Thursday 6 May

Elections 2023

4 May 2023 – District & Parish Council Elections

Elections 2024

2 May 2024 – Parliamentary General Election

Contact Elections

If you have any queries regarding elections, please click the link below to complete our Election Enquiry Form.

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