Elections on Thursday 4 May 2017
Oxfordshire County Council (OCC) elections are scheduled for Thursday 4 May 2017. Please see the general information document for more details.
Prospective candidates may be interested in the 'Becoming a County Councillor' page on the OCC website.
There will also be an election on that date to fill the vacancy for The Bartons Ward on West Oxfordshire Disctirct Council.
Charlbury Town Council Election
An election to fill a vacancy on the Charlbury Town Council was scheduled for Thursday 20 April 2017. This was organised because no candidates were nominated for the previous date of 9 March. However, there were no candidates nominated and, as required, a further election will be arranged to take place within 35 working days of April.
The notice of uncontested election is available as a download from this page.
Results of previous elections
For the results of previous elections within the District, please go to our election results page.
Registering to vote and voting by post or proxy
For information about registering to vote and postal and proxy voting, see Register to vote.
District, town and parish councils
West Oxfordshire District Council is made up of 49 elected Councillors, with one third elected three years in four.
- For more information about future district elections please see: Electoral cycle (pdf)
- For more details of election years for your town or parish please see: Parish & Town Council Election Years (pdf)
Parliamentary (general) election
The next general election will take place on Thursday 7 May 2020.
Oxfordshire County Council: May 2017
The next Oxfordshire County Council elections are scheduled for 4 May 2017. More information will be published on this page shortly.
European parliamentary elections
European Parliamentary elections have taken place every five years between 1979 and 2014, inclusive. West Oxfordshire is currently part of the South East Region, which has 10 MEPs.
Following the result of the EU Referendum held 23 June 2016 it seems likely that the UK will have left the European Union ahead of the next European Parliamentary elections in 2019.
Police and Crime Commissioner: May 2020
The next election of a Police and Crime Commissioner is scheduled for Thursday 7 May 2020.
For information about the Police and Crime Commissioner, please see the official website for the Thames Valley Police and Crime Commissioner.