Key Dates

19/20 November

  • Poll cards sent out by the Electoral Registration Officer (ERO)

26 November

  • Last day to register on the electoral register (ERO)
  • Last day to apply for a postal vote or postal proxy application (ERO)
  • Last day to amend/cancel an existing postal or proxy application (ERO)

28 November

  • Postal votes issued

4 December

  • Last day for new proxy vote applications (except for emergencies) (ERO)

12 December

  • 5pm: Deadline for issuing replacements for spoilt or lost postal votes (ERO)
  • 5pm: Deadline for emergency proxy applications (ERO)
  • 10pm: Count. The Count for this election is carried out manually. Only specific categories of people are allowed to attend the count, i.e. candidates/agents/invited guests – it is not open to the general public.