Parish Council Elections 2023
On 4th May 2023 all Stokesby with Herringby Parish Council seats will be available for election. Each Councillor is elected for a four year term, which ran from May 2019 until May 2023.
The elections process began on 24th March 2023. Nomination Forms were completed and returned to Great Yarmouth Borough Council by 4pm on Tuesday 4th April 2023. The Statement of Persons Nominated was published on Wednesday 5th April 2023, returning 7 councillors to 7 seats in an uncontested election. The Result can be viewed here.
More information about Parish Council elections, and eligibility to stand as a candidate, can be found on the Electoral Commission website. More information about the work of different levels of Council can be found on the Local Government Association website.
Further advice can be obtained from Great Yarmouth Borough Council on 01493 846327.
In 2023, new voter regulations are being brought in which requires voters to produce photographic identification in order to cast their vote at a polling station. If you do not have photographic ID, you can apply for a Voter Authority Certificate from Great Yarmouth Borough Council. More information is available on the Great Yarmouth Borough Council website.