The dates of the next planned elections are:
- European Parliamentary - 22 May 2014
- District and Parish - May 2015
- UK Parliamentary - May 2015
- Police & Crime Commissioner - May 2016
Find out more about standing for election in our candidate's guide to the election process.
Find out about voting.
European Parliamentary Elections 2014
The European Parliamentary elections are usually held in the month of June.
The Council of the European Union has decided however that in 2014 the elections are to be held between Thursday 22 and Sunday 25 May. Polling day in the UK will therefore be held on Thursday 22 May 2014 and the counting of votes will take place three days later on Sunday 25 May.