Herefordshire Council elections - Thursday 2 May 2019
The next full term elections to elect a councillor for each of the 53 district wards which make up Herefordshire Council, will take place on Thursday 2 May 2019.
The verification and counting of votes
The verification of ballot papers for the Local Government Elections on Thursday 2 May 2019 will take place immediately following the close of poll at 10pm.
Due to the number of contested district and parish elections we will be counting everything on Friday 3 May 2019 from 9am until finished. We will begin with counting the votes for the district elections in the morning, and follow with the parishes towards the afternoon.
Who is standing for election?
You can check your district using the Parish councils and district wards map
Election timetable and documents
- Election timetable - district
- Request nomination paper for a ward or parish
- Notice of election - district
- Electorate for candidates' expenses - district
- Notice of election agents
- Notice of poll - district
Parish council elections - Thursday 2 May 2019
Herefordshire has 137 democratically elected parish councils.
The next full term parish council elections will take place on Thursday 2 May 2019.
Who is standing for election to the parish councils?
- Statement of persons nominated - Parishes A to F
- Statement of persons nominated - Parishes G to O
- Statement of persons nominated - Parishes P to Y
You can check your parish using the Parish councils and district wards map
Parish council election documents
- Election timetable parishes
- Notice of election - parish
- Electorate for candidates' expenses - parish
- Notice of poll - parish
Parish wards - Thursday 2 May 2019
The electoral areas which return councillors for the five town councils (Bromyard, Kington, Ledbury, Leominster and Ross-on-Wye) and Hereford City Council are called parish wards. The town and city councils are also parish councils and each has a mayor.
Who is standing for election to Hereford City Council and the town councils?
Parish ward election documents
- Election timetable - parishes
- Notice of election - parish wards
- Electorate for candidates' expenses - parish ward
- Notice of poll - parish wards
Index to wards and parishes shows which ward and constituency each parish falls under.
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Full term election documents for 2 May 2019
- Pre-election guidance (purdah) 2019
- Candidates guidance on The Electoral Commission website
- Staying safe canvassing and campaigning from the Suzy Lamplugh Trust
- Be a councillor
- Election bulletins
- Election briefing minutes
- Election offences on the CPS website
- Polling stations in use
- Mencap and Electoral Commission easy read guide to the 2019 local elections (PDF document)
- The EnAble Fund for Elected Office for disabled candidates