Election timetable

Election timetable

Event

Deadline

Publication of notice of election

Monday 28 March

Delivery of nomination papers

4pm on Tuesday 5 April

Publication of statement of persons nominated

4pm on Wednesday 6 April

Deadline to apply to register to vote

11:59pm on Thursday 14 April

Deadline to apply to vote by post, by postal proxy, and for changes to existing postal or proxy votes

5pm on Tuesday 19 April

Deadline for new proxy vote applications

5pm on Tuesday 26 April

Publication of notice of poll

Tuesday 26 April

Polling day

7am to 10pm on Thursday 5 May

Deadline to apply for a replacement for spoilt or lost postal votes

5pm on Thursday 5 May

Deadline for emergency proxy applications

5pm on Thursday 5 May

Delivery of return of election expenses

35 calendar days after the day the results have been declared

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First published: 28 February 2022 Last updated: