Local elections are held once every four years, on the first Thursday of May.
The next Local Elections are due to take place on Thursday 2 May 2019.
The timetable and a link to Electoral Commission Guidance for Candidates is below:
A nomination pack for Parish candidates, together with other useful information can be found below:
For candidates wanting to stand at the Parish election, nomination papers can be obtained from the Elections Office, Municipal Buildings, Church Road, Stockton on Tees, during office hours (10am to 4pm) Monday to Friday. Parish nomination papers can also be obtained from the Town Clerk, Town Hall, Mandale Road, Thornaby on Tees, TS17 6AW
Nomination papers must be delivered during office hours (10am to 4pm) Monday to Friday, excluding Bank Holidays, on and from Monday 18 March 2019 until 4pm on Wednesday 3 April 2019 to the Returning Officer, the Elections Office, Room 65, Municipal Buildings, Church Road, Stockton on Tees, TS18 1LD.
Please complete your nomination papers as early as you can. Arrangements can then be made through the Elections Office to provide an informal check of the nomination papers.
Nominations close at 4pm on Wednesday 3 April 2019. No nominations can be accepted after this time.