Current and Forthcoming Elections
Voting is now closed in the 2013 County Council elections.
How do I find out about the results?
The election count will start at 2:00pm on Friday at the Kettering Conference Centre. Results are expected throughout the afternoon following the count.
Visit Northamptonshire County Council Election 2013 microsite to see:
Northamptonshire County Council elections took place on 2 May 2013.
Notice of Poll & Situation of Polling Stations
Notice of Election published on 25 March 2013.
Seats and electoral divisions
Read more about the new electoral divisions.
All those registered to vote can elect County Councillor(s) to represent them on the County Council. To vote on Thursday 2 May you need to be included on the register of electors. The deadline to register to vote is 17 April 2013.
If you are on the register of electors you can apply to vote by post at elections. Voting by post is an easy and convenient way of voting if you are unable to get to the polling station. You do not need a reason to vote by post.
The Deadline for Postal Vote Applications is 5pm Wednesday 17 April 2013.
If you cannot attend the polling station (for reasons of ill-health or employment) on an election day you can nominate another person to vote on your behalf.
The Deadline for Proxy Vote Applications is 5pm Wednesday 24 April 2013.
Nomination Papers to stand as a candidate for the South Northamptonshire Divisions can be obtained from South Northamptonshire Council. For 2 May 2013 elections all nomination papers must be returned to The Deputy Returning Officer, South Northamptonshire Council, Springfields, Towcester, Northamptonshire NN12 6AE by no later than 12.00 noon on Friday 5 April 2013.
A list of all candidates nominated for the Northamptonshire County Council Election will be posted on the County Council website as soon as possible after 5 April 2013 deadline.
Candidates may withdraw from standing for election by no later than 12.00 noon on Wednesday 10 April 2013.
Find out more about what does a county councillor do and about becoming a Councillor.