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Local Authority Election

Due to the current COVID-19 circuit break lockdown the Local Authority General Election, scheduled to take place on 22 April 2021, has been postponed until July 2021.

Further information including confirmation of the date when these rescheduled elections will be issued in due course. Please check this website for further updates.

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 next due to be held in 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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