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Local Authority Election

The Local Authority General Elections are set to take place on Thursday 22 July 2021.

The elections previously postponed twice during the Covid-19 restrictions in place, mean that each of the 21 Local Authorities on the Island are seeking new Members to serve their Boards.

Please note, that the information on this page is only relevant for Local Authority Elections. It does not provide details on the House of Keys Elections.

Details of previous Local Authority General Elections (covering 2004, 2008, 2012, and 2016 election periods)

Notice of Election

The Local Authority General Elections take place every 4 years, with the latest due to be held in July 2021. Prior to this, the Department of Infrastructure will publish a notice of election, which will highlight the number of Commissioners and Councillors required in each local authority district or ward, and will also set out the deadline dates people need to be aware of if intending to submit an absent vote.


The Department of Infrastructure's Local Government Unit has produced the following documents:

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