Notice of NYCC Election
- Category: News
- Last Updated: 20 March 2017
The Notice of Election to elect a new North Yorkshire County Council has been published today.
The election is to be held on Thursday, 4 May 2017 to elect a new North Yorkshire County Council for the next four years.
The four-yearly elections will cover all 72 County Council seats across 68 divisions.
Before election day, there are important dates for anyone who is not yet registered to vote or who will not be able to vote in person on the day. Thousands of county residents who are eligible to vote are not registered. If you are not already on the electoral register, you have until 13 April 2017 to register or you will not have a vote.
For people who are registered to vote, but who will not be able to attend a polling station on 4 May, deadlines are also approaching for the submission of postal vote and proxy vote applications. People have until 5pm on Tuesday, 18 April to apply for a postal vote and until 5pm on Tuesday, 25 April 2017 for a proxy vote.
Anyone who wants to stand as a candidate in the 4 May election must submit their nomination by 4pm on Tuesday, 4 April 2017. Please contact us for more information.