Due to the coronavirus pandemic, the local election and Police and Crime Commissioner's election which were due to take place on Thursday 7 May 2020 has been postponed until Thursday 6 May 2021.

Register to vote
How to register to vote (Individual Electoral Registration).
How to vote
How to vote in person, by post or by proxy.
Election results
Results from previous elections.
Elections 2020
A vacancy for a City Council has arisen in the Preston Rural East Ward.
Find out about referendums that are being held within Preston and results of previous referendums.
New ward boundary maps
Following a ward boundary review, 16 new wards have now been created.
Review of polling districts and polling places
The Local Government Boundary Commission for England have undertaken a review of the electoral arrangements for Preston.
Local electoral arrangements finalised for Preston City Council
Final recommendations for new local electoral arrangements.