The next scheduled election will take place on Thursday, 2 May 2019.
Local by-elections can take place at any time of year. There are no scheduled by-elections.
The Fixed-term Parliaments Act 2011 introduced fixed term Parliaments to the United Kingdom with elections scheduled on the first Thursday in May of the 5th year after the previous general election.
- The last general election was held on 8 June 2017.
- The next general election is scheduled to be held in 2022.