General election: 12 December 2019

A parliamentary election will take place on Thursday 12 December 2019. The notice of election can be viewed below.

We are responsible for running the Wycombe parliamentary constituency election. For information about elections in other constituencies part of which are in the Wycombe district see:

Check your constituency

You can check your constituency on My Wycombe by entering your address. Your constituency will be shown under the My Property tab and the Councillors and MPs heading.

Registration application deadlines

The deadline for receiving applications for registration to vote in the general election is Tuesday 26 November 2019.

Postal vote applications

The deadline for receiving new applications to vote by post is 5pm on Tuesday 26 November 2019.

Register to vote

Election timetable

Timetable: parliamentary election, 12 December 2019
EventWorking days before poll (deadline if not midnight)Date (deadline if not midnight)
Dissolution of parliament  25 days Wednesday 6 November
Receipt of writ 24 days Thursday 7 November
Publication of Notice of Election Not later than 22 days (4pm) Not Later than Monday 11 November (4pm)
Delivery of nomination papers From the day after the publication of the notice of election until the sixth day after the date of dissolution Between 10am and 4pm on any working day after the publication of the notice of election until Thursday 14 November (4pm)
Deadline for delivery of nomination papers 19 days (4pm) Thursday 14 November (4pm)
Deadline for withdrawals of nomination 19 days (4pm) Thursday 14 November (4pm)
Deadline for the notification of appointment of election agent 19 days (4pm) Thursday 14 November (4pm)
Publication of statement of persons nominated, including notice of poll and situation of polling stations 19 days (5pm) Thursday 14 November (5pm)
Publication of first interim election notice of alteration 19 days Thursday 14 November 
Deadline for receiving new postal vote and postal proxy applications, and for changes to existing postal or proxy votes 11 days (5pm) Tuesday 26 November (5pm)
Deadline for receiving applications for registration 11 days Tuesday 26 November 
Deadline for receiving new applications to vote by proxy (not postal proxy or emergency proxies) 6 days (5pm) Wednesday 4 December  (5pm)
Publication of second interim election notice of alteration Between 18 days and 6 days Friday 15 November - Wednesday 4 December
Publication of final election notice of alteration 5 days Thursday 5 December
Deadline for notification of appointment of polling and counting agents 5 days Thursday 5 December
First date that electors can apply for a replacement for lost postal votes 4 days Friday 6 December
Deadline for notification of appointment of sub agents 2 days Tuesday 10 December
Polling day 0 (7am to 10pm) Thursday 12 December 
Last time for re-issue of spoilt or lost postal votes 0 (5pm) Thursday 12 December 
Deadline for emergency proxy applications 0 (5pm) Thursday 12 December 
Last time to alter the register due to clerical error or court appeal 0 (9pm) Thursday 12 December 

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