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. 

A by-election for the seat of Alport and Derwent will be held on Thursday 13 November 2014. A statement of persons nominated is attached to this page.

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.

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