Suffolk County Council has elections every four years. Our next elections will be on 4 May 2017. This section of our website gives you information about our elections and how to exercise your right to vote.
Due to a resignation Suffolk County Council has a vacancy in Haverhill Cangle Division. The notice of vacancy can be viewed on the Haverhill Cangle By-election page.
The Suffolk County Council election website contains all results from the 2013 elections. The website allows you to use your postcode to find your division and see the candidates who stood for election. The election results were added to the website on Friday 3 May 2013 as the counts took place.
- Suffolk County Council 2013 Election Website
- Suffolk County Council 2013 Election Notices
- Information for candidates 2013
If you would like to stand for election to be a Suffolk County Councillor you can find out more information about the role of a councillor on the Be A Councillor website.
To apply for a nomination form to stand as a councillor, please contact the Electoral Services Officer at your local district or borough council.
Voting - How to register
To register to vote in Suffolk you will need to get in touch with your district or borough council who are responsible for holding the electoral register. Details of the district and borough councils in Suffolk can be found below:
The Electoral Commissions website About My Vote contains information on:
Further information on how to register to vote can be found on Gov.uk.
What is in the section
Information relating to the Bixley By-election on 3 May 2012
Notices relating to the Suffolk County Council 2013 Election
Results of Suffolk County Council Elections and By-elections from 2009
Information relating to the Haverhill Cangle By-election 2015
Information for those who are seeking election on 2 May 2013 to Suffolk County Council.
Information relating to the By-election being held on 9th February 2012
You can petition your council to hold a referendum on whether local people should elect a mayor to lead the council and the community it serves