Elections

Elections to the county council take place every four years. 


The last one was held on Thursday 4 May 2017. The Conservatives won 37 of the council's 64 seats. The next county council election will be in May 2021.

This section provides you with more information on voting, why you should vote, how to register and different ways to vote, including by proxy or post.

You'll also find details here of results of past county council elections in Derbyshire.

Elections for district, borough, city, town and parish councils are held at different times. Find out more in our other councils section.

Find out more about why your vote matters (opens in a new window).

Related documents

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