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:
- How to register to vote
- How to vote
- What you can vote for
- Information on upcoming elections and referendums
Suffolk County Council has elections every four years. Our elections took place on 2 May 2013. This section of our website gives you information about our elections and how to exercise your right to vote.
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.
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.
What is in the section
Information relating to the By-election
Notices relating to the Suffolk County Council 2013 Election
Results of Suffolk County Council Elections and By-elections from 2009
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