Elections and voting

Find out about local elections and voting in Blackburn with Darwen and make sure that you are registered to vote.

General election 2019

General election results will be shared live on Facebook and Twitter.

Parliamentary election 12.12.19 timetable of proceedings

  • Last Date for Registration: Tuesday 26 November 2019
  • Receipt of Postal Vote Applications: 5:00 pm Tuesday 26 November 2019
  • Receipt of Proxy Vote Applications: 5:00 pm Wednesday 4 December 2019
  • Appointment of Poll and Count Agents: Thursday 5 December 2019
  • First Day to Issue Replacement Lost Postal Ballot Papers: Friday 6 December 2019
  • Receipt of Emergency Proxy Vote Applications: 5:00 pm Thursday 12 December 2019
  • Last Day to Issue Replacement Spoilt or Lost Postal Ballot Papers: 5:00 pm Thursday 12 December 2019
  • Day of Poll: 7:00 am to 10:00 pm Thursday 12 December 2019
  • Return of Election Expenses: Friday 17 January 2020