Local elections 2018

Local elections will be held on Thursday 3 May 2018.

Bury Council has 51 council seats with 17 seats up for election this years (a third of the seats).

Election timetable
Publication of Notice of ElectionMonday 26 March
Delivery of nomination papersFrom 26 March up to 4pm on Friday 6 April
Deadline for withdrawals4pm on Friday 6 April
Publication of Statement of persons nominatedNo later than Monday 9 April
Deadline to register to voteTuesday 17 April
Deadline to apply for a postal vote5pm on Wednesday 18 April
Delivery of postal voteFrom Friday 20 April
Deadline to apply to vote by proxy5pm on Wednesday 25 April
First date electors can apply for a replacement postal voteFriday 27 April
Polling dayThursday 3 May
Last date electors can apply for a replacement spoilt or lost postal votes5pm on Thursday 3 May
Election countFrom 10pm onwards on Thursday 3 May