Elections and voting

How to register to vote.

Find out about current and past elections.

Find out where you go to vote.

Find out where you go to vote and what happens in a polling station.

Apply for a postal vote if you can't get to your polling station on the day of an election.

Apply for a proxy vote if you can't get to your polling station on the day of an election.

Information about the electoral register, how to change your details and opt out of the open register.

Find out who your councillors are and what they do.

Find out how to stand as a candidate.


Information about fees and charges for elections.

Have your say on new council ward boundaries in Bournemouth, Christchurch and Poole.


Page last updated: 20 November 2018
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