On Thursday 3 May 2018, the electors of 18 wards will be given the opportunity to elect one new Councillor to represent them.
The wards are:
The parishes of Downholland, Great Altcar, Burscough, Lathom, Newburgh and Scarisbrick will also hold elections for new councillors. If any of the parish elections are contested, the poll will be held on 3 May 2018.
Day of poll Thursday 3 May 2018
Deadline to register to vote 17 April
Deadline to apply to vote by post 5.00pm 18 April
Postal votes will be delivered around the 24-25 April
Deadline to apply to vote by proxy 5.00pm 25 April (non-emergency)
Nomination period commences Monday 26 March and ends 4.00pm on Friday 6 April.
The counting of votes will be conducted overnight on 3 May going into 4 May.
For further information about standing as a candidate please email Susanne.firstname.lastname@example.org or email@example.com or alternatively call the Elections Office on 01695 585013. More information can also be found on our becoming a councillor page.
This page will be updated regularly
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