General Election - 12 December 2019

There will be a UK Parliamentary General Election on Thursday 12 December. Find out key dates and important information for this election.

If you would like to vote in this election, please make sure you are registered to vote. The deadline to register is 11.59pm on Tuesday 26 November 2019.

Read more about registering to vote on our Register to vote page.

European Union citizens are not allowed to vote in UK Parliamentary General Elections. Check the icon list of nationalities who are eligible to vote. [80.94KB]

Apply to vote by post

You can vote by post at this election. Please make sure we receive your postal vote application form by 5pm on Tuesday 26 November.

For more information and to download an application form, go to our Voting by post page.

Apply to vote by proxy

If you can't vote in person, you can appoint a proxy to vote on your behalf at your polling station. Please make sure we receive your proxy vote application form by 5pm on Wednesday 4 December.

For more information and to download an application form, go to our Voting by proxy page.

    Polling stations and poll cards

    We will be sending out poll cards soon to registered electors entitled to vote in this election.

    Please make sure you check where your polling station is located as we are using new polling stations for this election.

    Key dates

    Publish Notice of Election by 4pm on Friday 8 November:  icon Notice of Election [8.45KB]

    Publish Notice of Poll and Statement of Persons Nominated by 5pm on Thursday 14 November:  icon Notice of Poll and Statement of Persons Nominated [29.81KB]  

    Useful information

    icon Appointment of election agents [10.05KB]

    Guildford Borough covers four parliamentary constituencies, taking part of Waverley Borough Council into the Guildford Constituency and giving out the following wards to neighbouring constituencies:

    • Mole Valley Constituency contains Clandon and Horsley, Effingham, Lovelace, Send and Tillingbourne Wards. See the Mole Valley election page for more information.
    • Surrey Heath Constituency contains Ash South and Tongham, Ash Vale and Ash Wharf Wards. See  the Surrey Heath election page for more information.
    • Woking Constituency contains Normandy and Pirbright Wards. See the Woking election page for more information.

    Further information

    For more information, please contact the Electoral Services Team on:

    Useful guidance

    icon Easy Read Guide to Voting in the General Election [3.84MB]