Rossendale Borough Council

Borough and Police & Crime Commissioner Elections 5 May 2016

Elections 5 May 2016 Rossendale

Elections 2016

Elections for a Lancashire Police & Crime Commissioner and Borough Councillors are being held in Rossendale on Thusday 5 May 2016. There will be voting for the Police & Crime Commissioner across all of Rossendale and there is one seat up for a borough councillor in each of the following wards: -

  • Cribden (1 borough seat)
  • Eden (1 borough seat)
  • Facit & Shawforth (1 borough seat)
  • Goodshaw (1 borough seat)
  • Greenfield (1 borough seat)
  • Greensclough (1 borough seat)
  • Hareholme (1 borough seat)
  • Helmshore (1 borough seat)
  • Irwell (1 borough seat)
  • Longholme (1 borough seat)
  • Whitewell (1 borough seat)
  • Worsley (1 borough seat)

Information about the Police and Crime Commissioner elections can be obtained from the Office of the Police and Crime Commissioner on 01772 533 587 or on-line here.

A copy of the election timetable can be downloaded here.

Notice of the Borough elections is available to download here and the Police & Crime Commissioner election here.

How To Vote

You must be on the Register of Electors to be able to vote. The last date to register for these elections is Monday 18 April.  You can register online at www.gov.uk/register-to-vote or by contacting the Elections Office.

Absent Voting

The last time to submit a postal vote application form was 5.00pm on Tuesday 19 April and the last time to submit a proxy application form is 5.00pm on Tuesday 26 April.  To request an application form please contact the elections office on 01706 252445 or elections@rossendalebc.gov.uk.

Candidates

A list of candidates standing in Rossendale borough ward elections is available to download here and the Notice of Poll and Situation of Polling Stations is available here.

A list of candidates standing in the Lancashire Police and Crime Commissioner elections is available to download here and the Notice of Poll and situation of Polling Stations is available here.  Candidate information is available at www.choosemypcc.org.uk

Results

Rossendale Ward election results can be downloaded here and Lancashire Police and Crime Commissioner election results are available here.

Telephone: 01706 252445

Elections Office, Futures Park, Bacup, Rossendale, Lancashire, OL13 0BB