Conduct of elections

The Council's elections staff are responsible for the conduct of elections.

European Parliamentary Elections

South Northamptonshire falls within the East Midlands region. European Parliamentary elections are held every 5 years.

Parish Elections

Parish council elections are held every four years on the first Thursday in May. The next scheduled parish elections are in 2019.

South Northamptonshire comprises of 72 parish councils with a total of 580 councillors. Details of the current councillors for each parish may be obtained from the parish clerk.

District Elections - South Northamptonshire

South Northamptonshire District elections are held every four years on the first Thursday in May. The next scheduled district elections are in 2019.

South Northamptonshire comprises of 27 wards with a total of 42 councillors.

County Elections

Northamptonshire County council elections are held every four years on the first Thursday in May. The next scheduled elections will be held in May 2017.

Northamptonshire comprises of 57 County Councillors

UK Parliamentary Elections

Within South Northamptonshire there are two Parliamentary Constituencies Daventry and South Northamptonshire.

South Northamptonshire Council organises the election for the South Northamptonshire Parliamentary Constituency and Daventry Council organises the election for the Daventry Constituency. Parliamentary elections are held on a date decided by the Prime Minister and must be within 5 years of the last general election. The next UK Parliamentary Election will be held in May 2020 at the latest.

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