Local elections May 2019
Elections will be held on Thursday 2 May 2019 for sixteen of the South Lakeland District Council wards.
Twenty four parish councils are scheduled to have an election in 2019. Any parish elections contested will also be held on Thursday 2 May 2019.
Further information will be added to these pages closer to the election dates.
How to register to vote or apply for a postal vote
The deadline to register to vote in these elections is Friday 12 April 2019.
The deadline to apply for a postal vote is 5pm on Monday 15 April 2019, and the deadline to apply for a proxy vote is 5pm on Wednesday 24 April 2019.
However you don't need to wait for the elections, you can apply to register to vote at any time. Apply for a postal vote