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Local Elections

Local elections are due to take place on 6 May for the 98 Wiltshire Council unitary divisions, as well as town and parishes.
The Police and Crime Commissioner election also takes place on 6 May as do a number of Neighbourhood Plan Referendums.
Here are some of the other local elections key dates coming up for you to look out for:

  • Publication of those nominated – 9th April
  • Deadline for registering to vote – 19th April
  • Deadline for registering to vote by post or postal proxy applications – 20th April (5pm)
  • Deadline for receiving new applications to vote by proxy – 27th April (5pm)
  • Polling day – 6th May (7am – 10pm)
  • Verification/count – 7th -10th May

Due to the ongoing pandemic we're being asked to register to vote via post.
For more information and to get a form go to