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Elections and referendums


Coming elections and referendums

Please note: Voter ID is required for all elections and referendums.  Please see our Voter ID page for more information.

New postal vote and proxy vote rules. You can now apply for a postal vote online. You will need to give your National Insurance Number (NINo) on your application form. For more information, please visit the Electoral Commission website.

St Agnes Parish Council - St Agnes Ward - Polling day: Thursday 13 June 2024 (uncontested)

St Newlyn East and Mitchell Neighbourhood Plan Referendum - Polling day: Thursday 20 June 2024

UK Parliamentary General Election - Polling day: Thursday 4 July 2024

  • The Notices of Election will be published here by 4pm on Tuesday 4 June.
  • Other statutory notices will be published here in the coming weeks. 

Please note: New parliamentary constituency boundaries will be used for this general election. These changes are after the independent Boundary Commission for England (BCE) completed its review of parliamentary constituency boundaries

For more information, please visit our 2024 Parliamentary Election page.

Election results and information

Neighbourhood Planning

For information on neighbourhood planning, please visit the Neighbourhood Planning in Cornwall page.

Future elections

Cornwall Council and Town and Parish Council Elections - The full council elections are held every four years. They are next due in May 2025. 

By-elections and referendums - When these polls occur, we will update this web page with the official notices. These notices should also be displayed locally on public notice boards. 

Interested in election work?

Are you interested in temporary work at election time? If so, please go to our Elections Recruitment page and complete our short form so we can add you to our election staff database. We will consider staff on the database for work at election time. 

(If you have worked for us at an election in recent years, your details will already be on our database. There is no need to reapply.) 

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