How to stand for Town Council 

Town Council Elections 

The councillors are elected every four years, with the last elections being held in May 2015.  Vacancies which arise between elections, known as a casual vacancy, are filled by by-elections or by the Town Council choosing new councillors (co-option).  

To become a councillor you must be over 18 and live or work in Wallingford. 

Town Council Elections 2019

Elections are due to be held on 2nd May 2019.

Prospective candidates can consult the election timetable here

Guidance for Independent Candidates is available here

Election nominations forms are available here.

Further information for candidates is available from the Electoral Commission website