Q1: What is the date of the Election?
Q2: What are the polling hours?
Q3: How do I find out where my polling station is?
Q4: I have not received a poll card
Q5: Do I need to take my poll card to the polling station?
Q6: Do I have to vote?
Q7: Who are the candidates?
Q8: What do the candidates stand for?
Q9: How many candidates can I vote for?
Q10: When will the results be available?
Q11: Can I come to the Count?


Q1: What is the date of the Election?

Local elections will take place on Thursday 2 May 2019.

Q2: What are the polling hours?

7am until 10pm

Q3: How do I find out where my polling station is?

Your poll card will tell you the location of your polling station or you can look on "My Spelthorne" to find your polling station.

Q4: I have not received a poll card

Poll cards are sent to eligible voters and will be delivered at the end of March.

Q5: Do I need to take my poll card to the polling station?

No, you will be asked to provide your name and address to the staff at the polling station but taking it with you will speed up the voting process.

Q6: Do I have to vote?

No, registration is compulsory during the annual canvass but voting is not.

Q7: Who are the candidates?

Once all the candidates have submitted their Nomination papers the candidates names will be shown in the polling station, on our website, at the Council Offices and on notice boards around the borough.

Q8: What do the candidates stand for?

The Council have to remain impartial and we will not supply details. The candidates/political parties will promote themselves.

Q9: How many candidates can I vote for?

This will vary according to the type of election but will be displayed clearly on your ballot paper.

Q10: When will the results be available?

The count will commence as soon as possible after each election and the results will be published as soon as they are declared.

Q11: Can I come to the Count?

Only those persons officially appointed are able to attend.

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