Elections and referendums in 2019

UK Parliamentary election - Thursday 12 December 2019

A UK Parliamentary election will take place on Thursday 12 December 2019.

Below are some important dates regarding the despatch of poll cards and postal votes for voting at this election.

Poll cards will be despatched around Monday 11 November 2019.

The deadline to apply to vote by post for this election, is 5pm on Tuesday 26 November 2019. Applications must reach the Electoral Registration Officer by this date.

For all those electors who already have postal vote arrangements in place by Wednesday 30 October 2019, postal votes will be despatched on Wednesday 27 November 2019. If you put a postal vote in place between Thursday 31 October and Monday 11 November, your postal vote will be despatched on Thursday 28 November 2019. For postal vote applications received between Tuesday 12 November and Tuesday 26 November, postal votes will be despatched on Monday 2 December 2019.

Apply for Postal vote

The deadline to apply to vote by proxy for this election, is 5pm on Wednesday 4 December 2019. Applications must reach the Electoral Registration Officer by this date.

Apply for Proxy vote 

The deadline to register to vote in this election is Tuesday 26 November 2019. Applications should be made online at www.gov.uk/register-to-vote. If you already have an entry on the electoral register, you do not need to register to vote again. You only need to update your registration details if you change address or some of your other personal details change.

Election Notices


Riverside by-election - Wednesday 30 October 2019

An election to fill a casual vacancy in Riverside ward will take place on Wednesday 30 October 2019.

Old Windsor Neighbourhood Planning Referendum - Thursday 10 October 2019

A  referendum relating to the adoption of the Old Windsor Neighbourhood Plan took place on Thursday 10 October.

The question asked was "Do you want the Royal Borough of Windsor and Maidenhead to use the Neighbourhood Plan for Old Windsor to help it decide planning applications in the neighbourhood area?"


Sunninghill and Ascot Parish By-Election (Ascot ward) - Tuesday 16 July 2019

An election to fill a casual vacancy in Ascot ward of Sunninghill and Ascot Parish Council took place on Tuesday 16 July 2019.