Local Elections

St Andrew's & Docklands ward by-election, 5 September 

Following the recent sad death of Councillor Nadine Fudge, a by-election has been called to fill the vacancy of Councillor for St Andrew's & Docklands ward. The date of the election will be 5 September 2019.

All electors who are currently registered or who register by 19 August and are eligible to vote will receive a poll card by 23 August 2019. If you haven't had a poll card, you can contact us on 01482 300 302 to check your registration status.

Any elector who is currently registered for a postal vote will receive their postal pack around 19 August. If you apply for a postal vote between now and the deadline for postal vote applications you can expect to receive your postal pack around 24 August. If you are going away before this date then please consider applying for a proxy vote.

If you've recently moved or turned 18, you may not be registered.

Register here 

The deadline to register to vote for this election is midnight on Monday 19 August 2019.


Polls will be open on Thursday 5 September from 7am - 10pm.
If you are unable to attend the polling station, you can apply to vote by post. Alternatively you could apply for a proxy vote.

Key dates for elections on 5 September 2019

The deadline for those interested in standing as a candidate is 4pm on Thursday 8 August 2019
Deadline for new applications to register in time to vote at the above election: Monday 19 August 2019
Deadline for submitting applications to vote by post at the above election: Tuesday 20 August, 5pm
Deadline for submitting applications to vote by proxy at the above election: Wednesday 28 August, 5pm

Local Elections 2019

Local elections took place in Hull on Thursday 2 May 2019 for one seat in all wards, other than Bricknell and University wards.

View the local election results

The next scheduled local elections will take place on Thursday 7 May 2020, which will be combined with Police Crime Commissioner Elections. There will be local elections for one seat in all wards, other than Central and Pickering where no local elections will take place.

For more information about standing as a local councillor, visit the Elections Candidates and Agents page.