Bucks County Council elections 4 May 2017

Elections for all 49 county councillors in Buckinghamshire will take place on Thursday 4 May 2017. Wycombe District Council will administer elections for the 16 county council seats in the Wycombe district.

You can find the division boundaries using My Wycombe: go to the My Maps tab, under "Show map categories" go to "Democracy" and select "County electoral division". Use the "My property" tab to find your county division.

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Nomination packs

You can download a full nomination pack for each of the county divisions.

You must be deliver nominations by hand only to the address stated on the notice of election: The Elections Office, Wycombe District Council, Queen Victoria Road, Bucks, HP11 1BB by 4pm on Tuesday 4 April 2017.

You cannot just leave nominations at the council office reception, put in the post or post into the council office's post box.

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Election timetable 

Buckinghamshire County Council Elections: timetable
EventWorking days before poll (deadline if not midnight)Date (deadline if not midnight)
Publication of notice of election Not later than 25 days Not later than Monday 27 March 2017
Delivery of nomination papers From the date and time stated on the notice of election until 4pm on the nineteenth day before polling day On any working day during the hours stated on the notice of election until 4pm Tuesday 4 April 2017
Deadline for delivery of nomination papers 19 days (4pm) 4pm Tuesday 4 April 2017
Deadline for withdrawals of nomination 19 days (4pm) 4pm Tuesday 4 April 2017
Deadline for notification of appointment of election agent 19 days (4pm) 4pm Tuesday 4 April 2017
Publication of first interim election notice 19 days Tuesday 4 April 2017

Publication of statement of persons nominated

Not later than 18 days (4pm) 4pm Wednesday 5 April 2017
Deadline for receiving applications for registration 12 days Thursday 13 April 2017
Deadline for receiving new postal vote and postal proxy applications, and for changes to existing postal or proxy votes 11 days (5pm) 5pm Tuesday 18 April 2017
Deadline for receiving new applications to vote by proxy (not postal proxy or emergency proxy) 6 days (5pm) 5pm Tuesday 25 April 2017
First date that electors can apply for an emergency proxy 6 days (5pm) 5pm Tuesday 25 April 2017
Publication of second interim election notice of alteration Between 18 days and 6 days Between Wednesday 5 April 2017 and Tuesday 25 April 2017 (inclusive)
Publication of notice of poll Not later than 6 days Not later than Tuesday 25 April 2017
Publication of final election notice of alteration 5 days Wednesday 26 April 2017
Deadline for notification of appointment of polling and counting agents 5 days Wednesday 26 April 2017
First date that electors can apply for a replacement for lost postal votes 4 days Thursday 27 April 2017
Polling day 0 (7am – 10pm) 7am to 10pm Thursday 4 May 2017
Last time that electors can apply for a replacement for spoilt or lost postal votes 0 (5pm) 5pm Thursday 4 May 2017
Deadline for emergency proxy applications 0 (5pm) 5pm Thursday 4 May 2017
Last time to alter the register due to clerical error or court appeal 0 (9pm) 9pm Thursday 4 May 2016
Delivery of return and candidates’ declaration as to election expenses (Parish and Community) Within 28 calendar days after the date of the election Thursday 1 June (if result declared on Thursday 4 May)

Friday 2 June (if result declared on Friday 5 May)
Delivery of return as to election expenses (Principal area) Within 35 calendar days after the result is declared Thursday 8 June (if result declared on Thursday 4 May)

Friday 9 June (if result declared on Friday 5 May)
Delivery of candidates' declarations of election expenses (Principle area) Within 7 calendar days after receipt of the agents declaration and return (if candidate within UK) Within 7 calendar days after receipt of the agents declaration and return (if candidate within UK)