Bath & North East Somerset Council Elections

There are 37 wards in Bath and North East Somerset, represented by 65 councillors. Bath & North East Somerset Councillors are elected for a four year term. Elections are traditionally held on the first Thursday in May every four years. The last election was held on Thursday 7 May 2015.

The next full Council election is scheduled to take place on Thursday 2 May 2019.

By-Election in Kingsmead Ward on Thursday 5 July 2018

The turnout at the by-election in Kingsmead ward was 35.37%. Sue Craig, Liberal Democrats, was elected. More details under the Notice of Result below.

The Candidates

Name of Candidate
Home Address
21 Victoria Buildings, Bath, BA2 3EH
Liberal Democrats
GILLINGS Sharon Louise
Orchard Weir, Tollbridge Road, Bath, BA1 7DE
Labour Party
Flat 5, 14 Norfolk Crescent, Bath, BA1 2BE
The Conservative Party
LUCAS Eric Paul
31 Edward Street, Lower Weston, Bath, BA1 3BR
Green Party

The Polling Stations

Polling Districts
Polling Station Details
St John the Evangelist, Upper Bristol Road, Lower Weston, Bath, BA1 3DD
Percy Community Centre, New King Street, Bath, BA1 2BN

Official Notices

14/05/2018: Kingsmead Ward Notice of Vacancy

23/05/2018: Kingsmead Ward Notice of Election

23/05/2018: Kingsmead Ward Nomination Pack

24/05/2018: Guidance for Candidates and Agents

08/06/2018: Statement of Persons Nominated

27/06/2018: Notice of Poll and Situation of Polling Stations

05/07/2018: Notice of Result

Important Dates in the By-Election Timetable

Friday 8 June 2018 (4pm) Deadline for candidates' nominations
Tuesday 19 June 2018 (midnight)

Deadline for new applications to register to vote

Wednesday 20 June 2018 (5pm)

Deadline for new applications to vote by post

Wednesday 27 June 2018 (5pm)

Deadline for new applications to vote by proxy

Thursday 5 July 2018 (from 7am to 10pm)

Polling day

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