A by-election has been called for the district council seat of the St Ives East ward, following the resignation of former District Councillor Jason Ablewhite.

Nominations close at 4pm on Friday 17 January 2020 and, if the election is contested, the poll will take place on Thursday 13 February 2020. Polling stations in the ward will be open from 7am to 10pm.

If you are unable to vote in person on Thursday 13 February 2020, it may be possible for you to apply for a postal or proxy vote.

The deadline for applications to vote by post is 5pm on Wednesday 29 January 2020. The deadline for applications to vote by proxy is 5pm on Wednesday 5 February 2020.

All relevant notices and further information on the by-election will be displayed on the Upcoming Elections and Results page.