Elections and Referendums

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Past & future elections

Voting in elections

Information about registering to vote, our annual canvass, and arranging postal or proxy votes.

Information for people interested in standing for election as well as election candidates and agents.

The Government announced on Friday 13 March 2020 that the local elections scheduled for 7 May 2020 have been postponed for a year until May 2021, due to the current and emerging situation around COVID-19. We understand that the necessary legislation will be approved imminently and this website will be updated when we have more information.


Daventry District Council recently carried out a review of polling districts, places and stations in the District.

Find out more on our Polling Places Review page


Daventry District Council recently completed a Community Governance Review, which is the process by which changes are made to town and parish councils. 

Find out more about the Community Governance Review