Elections

Every four years you get your chance to have a real say in how the county council is run.


The last election was held on 2 May 2013 when Labour won 43 of the council's 64 seats.

Find out more about the results of the 2013 election in our results section (opens in a new window).

The next county council election will be held in 2017. 

There will be European Parliamentary, a general election and district, borough, city, parish and town council elections at other times. 

You can find out about different types of election and how to register to vote in them in this section.

You can also find results of county council elections from 2013, 2009 and 2005.

Due to the death of County Councillor Walter Burrows, the seat of Brimington is currently vacant. An election will be held within 35 days of receipt of a written request by two electors of the county for an election to be held to fill the vacancy. Such request should be sent to John McElvaney, The Proper Officer of the Council, Derbyshire County Council, County Hall, Matlock, Derbyshire, DE4 3AG (email: john.mcelvaney@derbyshire.gov.uk)

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