Wealden District Council

Forthcoming Elections

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


Elections 2017

Thursday 20 July 2017

Applications to register to vote at this election or to vote by post or proxy must reach the Electoral Registration Officer at the Elections Office, Wealden District Council, Vicarage Lane, Hailsham, BN27 2AX, based on the statutory deadlines below:

  • Application   Deadline for receipt 
    New applications to register to vote.  Applications may be made online at www.gov.uk/register-to-vote Tuesday 4 July 2017
    New applications to vote by post or to cancel or amend an existing postal or proxy appointment 5pm on Wednesday 5 July 2017
    New applications to vote by proxy 5pm on Wednesday 12 July 2017
    Applications for an emergency proxy vote* 5pm on Thursday 20 July 2017

*Applications to vote by emergency proxy on the grounds of physical incapacity or for work/service reasons must react The Electoral Registration Officer by 5pm on Thursday 20 July 2017.  The physical incapacity must have occurred after 5pm on Wednesday 12 July 2017.  To apply on the grounds of work/service, the person must have become aware that they cannot go the polling station in person after 5pm on Wednesday 12 July 2017.


Elections 2019

  • District Council Elections - 2 May 2019
  • Parish Council Elections - 2 May 2019
  • European Parliamentary Election - to be determined

Elections 2020

  • Police & Crime Commissioner Election - 7 May 2020

Elections 2021

  • East Sussex County Council Elections - 6 May 2021

Elections 2022

  • Parliamentary General Election - date to be determined