Parliamentary General Election 2024

The Parliamentary General Election will be held on Thursday 4th July 2024.

Information for Electors

Please note that the last date to register to vote is Tuesday 18th June 2024. If you are not registered to vote please apply here: www.gov.uk/register-to-vote

Please note that the last date to apply for a postal vote is 5pm on Wednesday 19th June 2024. Do not wait to receive your poll card before applying for a postal vote. Applying now will mean you will receive your postal vote in good time. If you require a postal vote please apply here: www.gov.uk/apply-postal-vote. The date for despatch of postal vote packs will be confirmed following information from our printers. 

Please note that the last date to apply for a proxy vote is 5pm on Wednesday 26th June 2024. If you require a proxy vote please apply here: www.gov.uk/apply-proxy-vote

All electors must show photographic identification in Polling Stations when voting in person. The most common forms of ID are a passport, driving licence or bus pass. The full list can be found here: www.gov.uk/how-to-vote/photo-id-youll-need

If you do not have suitable photographic id you can apply for a Voter Authority Certificate here: www.gov.uk/apply-for-photo-id-voter-authority-certificate 

Please note that the last date to apply for a Voter Authority Certificate is 5pm on Wednesday 26th June 2024.

Information for Candidates and Agents

Please contact the Elections Team regarding information on standing for election by emailing elections@eaststaffsbc.gov.uk

Working on the Election

If you have worked for us on previous elections you will be contacted directly in due course about working on Thursday 4th July 2024. 

If you would like to work on the election, and haven't previously worked for us, please email elections@eaststaffsbc.gov.uk with an expression of interest.