Dates of scheduled future elections

Upcoming elections Dates of upcoming elections
2018 No scheduled elections in May 

District and Parish

2020Police and Crime CommissionerMay
2021West Sussex County CouncilMay

When are elections held?

Election dates Dates elections are held
Chichester DistrictCouncillors are elected once every four years, in whole council elections.
West Sussex CountyCouncillors are elected once every four years, in whole council elections.
Parish CouncilsCouncillors are elected once every four years in whole council elections.
United Kingdom Parliament Members of Parliament (MPs)Members of Parliament will be elected once every five years from 2015.
By-electionA by-election may be held at any time if a casual vacancy occurs, due for example to the resignation of an elected member.