Nottinghamshire County Council election: 4 May 2017

With all 66 seats declared, no party has overall control of the County Council. View details of coalition to form majority group or view full election results in detail.

Local elections: #OnYourDoorstep

Nominated candidates

View the full list of candidates who contested the election:


To view notices of election and notices of polls, as well as further information about the County Council election in each district or borough, view the relevant district or borough council website:

Boundary review

Following a recent boundary review by the Local Government Boundary Commission for England, the number of councillors reduced from 67 to 66 councillors at this election.

Previous election and current composition

The previous Nottinghamshire County Council election took place on 2 May 2013, and there were three by-elections following that date:

  • Ollerton Division on 18 December 2014
  • Selston Division on 26 November 2015
  • Bingham Division on 4 August 2016.

You can view the composition of the County Council up to the 4 May election on our how the Council works page.

Information for voters

You need to register to vote and be listed on the electoral register to vote in local, general or European elections or referendums.

Information for candidates and agents

The County Council polls are arranged by each of the district and borough councils within the county area, from whom further information is available.

Other local elections

District, borough, parish and town council elections are held at different times. Check with these councils when their next election is. 

If you live in Nottingham city you will vote in the City Council elections. 

You will only need to register to vote once to be able to vote in any of these elections.

More on local elections on GOV.UK.

General elections

In a general election registered voters in all areas of the country vote for an MP to represent them in the House of Commons. The last general election was in 2015. The next general election will take place on 8 June 2017.

More information on general elections from GOV.UK.

European elections

Elections to the European Parliament are every five years and the last were in 2014. 

More information on European elections on GOV.UK.

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