Elections Management

PCC and Local Elections - May 2021

 

The Police & Crime Commissioner Election and Elections to the Isle of Wight Council and Town, Parish and Community Councils will be held on Thursday 6 May 2021.

This page contains information for electors, and will be updated as Official Notices are published.

If you are interested in standing as a candidate in the Police and Crime Commissioner election, please visit the web pages of the Police Area Returning Officer .

Information for candidates for the Isle of Wight Council and Town, Parish and Community Councils is shown below.

Official Notices

Statement of Persons Nominated - Isle of Wight Council - May 2021 (PDF, 268Kb, 39 pages)

Statement of Persons Nominated - Town, Parish & Community Councils - May 2021 (PDF, 430Kb, 66 pages)

Statement of Persons Nominated - Police & Crime Commissioner - May 2021 (PDF, 36Kb, 1 page)

Notice of Uncontested Election - Town, Parish & Community Councils - May 2021 (PDF, 283Kb, 48 pages)

Notice of Election Agents - Isle of Wight Council - May 2021 (PDF, 39Kb, 14 pages)

Notice of Election Agents - Police & Crime Commissioner - May 2021 (PDF, 36Kb, 1 page)

Notice of Situation of Polling Stations - May 2021 (PDF, 109Kb, 1 page)

 

Notice of Election - Isle of Wight Council Elections (PDF, 90Kb, 1 page)

Notice of Election - Parish, Town and Community Council Elections (PDF, 97Kb, 1 page)

Notice of Election - Police and Crime Commissioner (PDF, 108Kb, 1 page)

Notice of Candidates Election Address - PCC Election (PDF. 75Kb, 1 page)

Electors

You can only vote in elections if your name appears on the Register of Electors. You can check your entry if you wish by contacting us on the telephone number provided in the 'Contact' tab . Poll Cards will be sent to all eligible electors from 22nd March 2021.


The last date to register as an elector and be able to vote in these elections is Monday 19 April 2021.

Please do not leave this until the last minute as we have to check your identity against official records. 

View more information on electoral registration.

 

Postal Votes: The last date to apply for a postal vote for this election is 5:00pm on Tuesday 20 April 2021.  View more information on postal votes.

Proxy Votes: The last date to apply for a new proxy vote for this election is 5:00pm on Tuesday 27 April 2021. View more information on proxy votes.

Accessible Voting Information :   Any elector in a polling station who requires to do so may use a mobile telephone or a special device to convert text to speech or to further enlarge text. Magnifying sheets are also available.For further information, please contact Electoral Services using the details Elections Management Contact information (iow.gov.uk)

Community COVID-19 Testing for Candidates

As part of getting ready for campaigning, please take a twice weekly rapid response COVID-19 test.
These tests are for people without symptoms and they are quick and easy to take. You get results to your phone in around 30 minutes.
You can drop in to one of our community testing sites or book an appointment online.
All our individual actions will make a big difference to the safety of the Island and our residents – this is an easy way to help yourself and others safe.