Elections and voting


Information on elections and voting in the Epping Forest district.

The next election is on Thursday 2 May 2019

The next election is on Thursday 2 May 2019

Future elections

The next scheduled elections in the Epping Forest district are district council elections on Thursday 2 May 2019. This does not include by-elections, snap elections or referendums which can be held at any time.

2 May 2019

  • Epping Forest District Council election for 18 out of 58 district councillors

7 May 2020

  • Parish and Town Council election for all 24 parish and town councils
  • Epping Forest District Council election for 21 out of 58 district councillors

6 May 2021

  • Essex County Council election of 7 county councillors representing the Epping Forest district

5 May 2022

  • General election of 3 MPs - the whole of the Epping Forest constituency and part of both Brentwood & Ongar and Harlow constituencies
  • Epping Forest District Council election for 19 out of 58 district councillors

About elections

District, Parish and Town, and County Council elections are held every 4 years. Parliamentary elections for MPs are held every 5 years. All use the first-past-the-post (FPTP) electoral system.

Epping Forest District Council votes by thirds, this means that a third of councillors are elected every year over a 4 year cycle (with no district elections in the fourth year).

Individual electoral registration (IER)

If you're not registered, you can't vote! Find out how to register to vote at electoral registration.

election newsElection news

 

Annual Council 24 May 2018

Councillor Richard Bassett is the new Chairman of Epping Forest District Council. His... MOD_WPPOSTS_READMORE

Results in 3 May local elections

The full results for the Thursday 3 May #LocalElections2018 can be found below. All results... MOD_WPPOSTS_READMORE

Eleanor Laing holds Epping Forest

Conservative Eleanor Laing held the Epping Forest seat in the UK General Election on 8 June... MOD_WPPOSTS_READMORE

General Election results

Results of the UK Parliamentary election on Thursday 8 June 2017 for the Epping Forest... MOD_WPPOSTS_READMORE

Local elections results

All the results of the Essex County Council elections on Thursday 4 May 2017 are in. Results... MOD_WPPOSTS_READMORE

Notice of by-election Fyfield Parish Council

Notice of a by-election for 1 parish councillor for the Fyfield Electoral Area. Notice of... MOD_WPPOSTS_READMORE

 

Find out more

You can find out more information on elections and the voting process at the About My Vote website.


Phone Contact us....


Telephone: 01992 564411
Email: elections@eppingforestdc.gov.uk

Or you can write to us at:
Electoral Services Epping Forest District Council Civic Offices High Street, Epping, Essex CM16 4BZ

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