By-elections

We hold by-elections when there is a county councillor vacancy between county council elections.

Find out the results from previous by-elections.

Canterbury by-election

Notice of election

This notice explains how people can stand for election, the ways to vote and the deadlines for registering to vote.

Canterbury North notice of election (PDF, 12.5 KB)

Statement of persons nominated

This notice will be published on 22 October and will give details of the candidates that are standing in this division.

Notice of election agents’ names and offices

This notice will be published on 19 October and will give details of the election agents that have been appointed for each candidate.

Notice of the poll

This notice will be published on 24 October and will give details of the candidates that are standing and lists the location of the polling stations.

Declaration of result of poll

If the by-election is contested, the poll will be held on Thursday 15 November 2018. The votes will be counted on Friday 16 November and the notice will be published giving details of the number of votes cast for each candidate and who has been elected.