Current & future elections
Gloucestershire County Council Elections - Thursday 4 May 2017
Elections will take place for all Gloucestershire County Council seats on 4 May 2017. There are 8 seats in the Cotswold District. For a map of the 8 divisions, please:
The Notice of Election has now been published. This is the start of the process and anyone wishing to stand as a candidate must submit a nomination paper by 4pm on Tuesday 4 April 2017.
A full timetable of events and nomination packs are now available and can be dowloaded here:
Please contact us if you would like nomination papers sent to you by post.
For further information about being a County Councillor please:
Register to vote and voting by post or proxy
Poll cards will be sent to electors on 24 March.
If you haven't already registered to vote, please register by midnight on Thursday 13 April. To register, please:
Electors who would like to vote by post or proxy, must complete an application form and return it to the elections office as follows:
- Postal votes - by 5pm on Tuesday 18 April
- Proxy votes - by 5pm on Tuesday 25 April
- To apply for a postal or proxy vote, please download postal or proxy application form.
Postal vote ballot papers will be issued to electors on 20 April and must be returned by 10pm on 4 May.
Register to vote