Following the close of nominations to stand for election to the County Council and Town/Community Councils on the 4th May 2017, all County Council wards be contested by election. Information on candidates standing for election to the County Council is available on the following link Statement of Persons Nominated – County Council. In addition there will be 23 contested elections in Community/Town Council wards and details of the candidates standing for election are available Statement of Persons Nominated – Community/Town Council. There are some areas at Community/Town Council level where insufficient nominations were received from candidates to trigger an election and those candidates who submitted nomination papers are automatically elected. Details on those areas and candidates elected is available Notice of Uncontested Elections – Community/Town Council.


All other information regarding the elections on the 4th May 2017 can be found