Brighton & Hove local elections – Thursday 2 May 2019

Local elections took place in Brighton & Hove on Thursday 2 May to elect 54 ward councillors. Polls were open from 7am until 10pm. 

To vote in the local election you had to be:

  • registered to vote by 12 April
  • a resident in Brighton & Hove
  • aged 18 and over (16 or over to register)
  • one of the following nationalities; British, Irish, Commonwealth, all EU countries, Malta, Cyprus and British Dependent Territories

Key dates

  • Friday 12 April: Last day to register to vote
  • Monday 15 April (5pm): Last day for us to receive your postal vote application
  • Wednesday 24 April (5pm): Last day for us to receive your proxy vote application
  • Thursday 2 May: Polls are open from 7am until 10pm
  • Friday 3 May: Election count

Candidates (nominations by ward)

Notice of poll and polling station locations (by ward)

Election documents

Candidate information archive