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How to vote

Find out how local council elections work and how to vote.

Previous election results

See the results of the previous local council elections in 2011 and 2014.

Standing for election

Learn the eligibility requirements and the process of getting nominated.

Pre-election seminars

Local Council elections - 2 May 2019

The Electoral Commission, in partnership with the Electoral Office for Northern Ireland and Royal Mail, is running three pre-election seminars for candidates and their agents taking part in the Local Council elections on 2 May 2019. 

The seminars provide an opportunity to gain essential information on what is required to take part in the elections, including information on:

  • how to get nominated as a candidate
  • what your entitlements are as a candidate
  • how much you can spend and who you can accept donations from
  • what you need to report after the election
  • election literature and freepost
The seminars will take place on:

Date  Time Venue
Wednesday 20 March 6.30pm Adair Suite
Glenavon House Hotel
BT80 8QS

Places at each of the seminars are limited so booking is essential. To confirm your attendance please call 028 9089 4020 or email