Information for Voters
Registering to Vote
The deadline for registering to vote is Monday, 17 April 2023. To register, please visit Register to Vote.
Poll cards will be issued to all registered electors as soon as possible after the Notices of Election have been published.
Poll cards will be different to what electors are normally used to seeing due to the requirements to list the suitable forms of photo ID acceptable at a polling station.
The hours of poll are 7am to 10pm on Thursday, 4 May 2023. Due to significant boundary changes in the District your polling station may have now changed and you may need to vote at a different location. Please check your poll card for the location of your polling station.
Postal or Proxy Voting
You must be registered to vote to apply for a postal or proxy vote (so must your proxy).
You can download an application form to vote Apply to vote by post or an application form to vote by Apply to vote by proxy. Once you have completed the form and signed it, please send it to the Elections Team at Fenland District Council, County Road, March, Cambs, PE15 8NQ or contact the Elections Team to arrange for a form to be sent to you.
APPLY NOW - APPLY EARLY - If you are thinking about voting by post or proxy, you can apply to do this now, it is never too early, this will help us manage the expected increase in applications. It will also ensure that your postal vote pack can be sent to you at the earliest opportunity once the candidates for the elections are confirmed.
If you already have a postal or proxy application in place you do not need to apply again.
If you would like to apply for a postal vote for the elections, the deadline for new applications, or cancelling an existing postal voting arrangement or changing an existing proxy arrangement, is 5pm on Tuesday, 18 April 2023.
If you would like to apply for a proxy vote, this means someone voting on your behalf, the deadline for applying for a new proxy arrangement is 5pm on Tuesday, 25 April 2023.