UK Parliamentary General Election

The next UK Parliamentary General Election will be held on Thursday 8th June 2017.

Key dates

Activity Date Time
Publication of notice of election Monday 8th May 2017 4.00pm
Poll cards delivered to households Monday 8th May 2017  
Nominations Tuesday 9th May 2017 10.00am
Receipt of nominations Thursday 11th May 2017 4.00pm
Publication of notice of poll Thursday 11th May 2017  
Last date for registration to vote Monday 22nd May 2017  
Last date for postal vote applications Tuesday 23rd May 2017 5.00pm
Postal votes posted (if application received before 2nd May 2017) Thursday 25th May 2017  
Postal votes posted (if application received after 2nd May 2017) Wednesday 31st May 2017  
Last date for proxy vote applications Wednesday 31st May 2017 5.00pm
Receipt of emergency proxy applications Thursday 8th June 2017 5.00pm
Day of poll/Date of election Thursday 8th June 2017