Future elections being held in Cheltenham

The next scheduled elections to take place in Cheltenham will be borough council elections which will be held on Thursday 2 May 2024, when all forty seats will be up for election due to ward boundary changes. The Police and Crime Commissioner election will also be held on Thursday 2 May 2024.

This page will be updated with the relevant notices should the situation change.

Visit our types of election pages for information on how each type of election works.


How to vote

  • To vote in an election you need to be registered. To register to vote please visit GOV UK website.
  • There is now a requirement for voters to show photo ID when voting in person at a polling station.
  • To apply to vote by post or proxy, you can apply online or by completing a paper application form and return it to [email protected] or Electoral Services, Municipal Offices, Promenade, Cheltenham, GL50 9SA.