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Upcoming Elections

European Parliamentary Election 2019

Elections to take place on 23 May 2019

Elections to the European Parliament are scheduled to take place 23 May 2019. The following notices have been published for the elections.

Notice of Election

Statement of Parties and Individual Candidates Nominated 

Situation of Polling Stations

Notice of Appointment of Regional Agents

How to vote

If you are not already registered, your registration must reach us by 12 midnight on Tuesday 7 May. Click here to register to vote.

To vote by post at this election, your application must be received by 5pm on Wednesday 8 May. Click here to apply for a postal vote.

To vote by proxy at this election, your application must be received by 5pm on Wednesday 15 May. Click here to apply to vote by proxy.


If you’re a citizen of a European Union country (other than the UK, Republic of Ireland, Malta and Cyprus), you can either vote in the UK or in your home country. You can’t vote twice.

To vote in the UK, you need to:

  • be registered to vote
  • complete a form stating you wish to vote in the UK and not in your home country. You can find this form here. It must be returned to Herbert Warehouse, The Docks, Gloucester GL1 2EQ by midnight on 7th May.


Future Elections

In May 2016 Gloucester City Council moved to all out elections, having previously conducted elections by thirds. The table below shows the timetable for all planned elections that Democratic and Electoral Services is involved in organising.


Type of Election


 Next Election

Gloucester City Council  Every 4 years 2020
Quedgeley Town Council  Every 4 years 2020
Gloucestershire Police and Crime Commissioner  Every 4 years 2020
Gloucestershire County Council  Every 4 years 2021
Parliamentary  Every 5 years 2022


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