Official election and referendum notices
Official election notices - such as Notice of Election (informs people that elections are scheduled or that there is a vacancy); Statement of Persons Nominated (details candidates who have been nominated to stand for election); Notice of Election Agents (acting for the candidates who have been nominated); Notice of Poll (details of the Polling Stations) and Declaration of Results - will be published here when available.
Notice of Vacancy Aughton Park Ward
Following the resignation of Councillor Bailey, a vacancy has arisen in the Office of Councillor in Aughton Park Ward.
Download Notice of Vacancy Aughton Park Ward (PDF 11KB)
An election will be held to fill this vacancy on 8 June 2017. Notice of election will be published 3 May.
Lancashire County Council election 2017
The Notice of Poll has now been published
To find out who is standing for election in each of the 8 divisions
To view the Notice of Election agents
To view the Notice of election for the Lancashire County Council election to be held on 4 May 2017
A number of candidates' documents are available for inspection - such as declaration of election or campaign expenses and accompanying bills. Copies can be provided for a fee: 20p per side of A4 paper.
The Local Authorities (Referendums) (Petitions) (England) Regulations 2011
The Council is required, by the Local Authorities (Referendums) (Petitions) (England) Regulations 2011, to publish the minimum number of signatures which would be needed to support a valid petition requiring the Council to hold a referendum on whether or not the Council should change to a different form of governance.