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Election 2017

250_Ballot-boxA General Election will be held on 8 June 2017. There are no full local Council elections in Cheshire West and Chester this year.

Blacon by-election

Registering to vote

Applying for a proxy or postal votes

Please note, postal votes will not be delivered until after 23 May. If you are away during that period you may wish to apply for a proxy vote.

Key dates

Election 2017 key dates
Deadline for candidate nominations  11 May 2017 (4pm)
Publishing of candidates  11 May 2017 (evening)
Last day for registering to vote  22 May 2017
Deadline to apply for a postal vote 23 May 2017 (5pm)
Postal vote delivery  24 May 2017 - 1 June 2017
Deadline for proxy vote applications 31 May 2017
Polling day 8 June 2017


Please note, details of candidates will not be officially avaiable until 11 May 2017. Details of briefing dates and the nomination process can be found at:


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