Elections 2016-2017

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4 May 2017 – Gloucestershire County Council Elections

The next elections in Tewkesbury Borough are the Gloucestershire County Council elections on 4 May 2017.

Tewkesbury County Divisions and number of seats:

  • Bishops Cleeve -1 seat
  • Brockworth - 1 seat
  • Churchdown - 1 seat
  • Highnam - 1 seat
  • Tewkesbury - 1 seat
  • Tewkesbury East - 1 seat
  • Winchcombe & Woodmancote - 1 seat

Nomination Packs for each County Division can be downloaded below: 

Nominations open on Monday 27 March 2017 and close at 4pm on Tuesday 4 April 2017.  A copy of the election timetable can be viewed below.

The Notice of Election can be viewed below.

The last date for registration applications to enable you to vote in the County Council Elections is Thursday 13 April 2017.  To register to vote please register to vote on Gov.uk website or contact us on 01684 272025 for an application form to be sent in the post.

If you wish to apply to vote by post or by proxy, relevant application forms can be obtained from www.aboutmyvote.co.uk or contact us on 01684 272025 and we will send you a form. 

Post and Proxy applications for the County Council Elections must be received by:

  • Voting by Post - 5pm on Tuesday 18 April 2017
  • Voting by Proxy - 5pm on Tuesday 25 April 2017

­08 December 2016 - Brockworth Moorfield by-election


24 November 2016 - Neighbourhood plan referendum for Highnam


24 November 2016 - Neighbourhood plan referendum for Winchcombe and Sudeley


27 October 2016 - Tewkesbury Town with Mitton by-election


08 September 2016 - Tewkesbury Town with Mitton by-election


23 June 2016 - European Union referendum

Certificate of verification totals:

  • The total number of ballot papers verified was 53,686
  • The total number of eligible electors was 67,831
  • The percentage turnout is 79%

Declaration of count totals:

  • The total number of ballot papers counted was 53,686
  • The number of votes cast in favour of REMAIN was 25,084
  • The number of votes cast in favour of LEAVE was 28,568

Number of ballot papers rejected:

  • No official mark - 0
  • Both answers voted for - 16
  • Writing or mark by which the voter could be identified - 2
  • Unmarked or void for uncertainty - 16
  • The total number of ballot papers rejected was - 34

05 May 2016 - Police and Crime Commissioner


05 May 2016 - Casual vacancy, Office of County Councillor, Churchdown


Further information

Electoral Services,
Tewkesbury Borough Council,
Public Services Centre,
Gloucester Road,
Tewkesbury,
Gloucestershire.
GL20 5TT.

Email: elections@tewkesbury.gov.uk
Phone: 01684 272025
Fax: 01684 272040