|Notice, Deadline or Appointment||Date|
|Publication of the Notice of Election||Friday 19 March 2021|
|Nominations begin||Monday 22 March 2021 at 10am|
|Nominations deadline||Thursday 08 April 2021 at 4pm|
|Withdrawal of Candidate deadline||Thursday 08 April 2021 at 4pm|
|Appointment of Election Agents deadline*||Thursday 08 April 2021 at 4pm|
|Publication of the Statement of Persons Nominated||Friday 09 April 2021 by 4pm|
|Registration deadline||Monday 19 April 2021 at 23:59pm|
|Postal vote application deadline||Tuesday 20 April 2021 at 5pm|
|Publication of the Notice of Poll and Situation of Polling Stations||Monday 26 April 2021|
|Proxy vote application deadline||Tuesday 27 April 2021 at 5pm|
|Appointment of Poll and Count Agents deadline||Wednesday 28 April 2021|
|Polling day (between 7am and 10pm)||Thursday 06 May 2021|
|Kent County Council and Local by-election results||Friday 7th May 2021**|
|Police and Crime Commissioner results||Monday 10th May 2021**|
*Police and Crime Commissioner and Kent County Council elections only
**Anticipated date, the coronavirus pandemic restrictions may slow the process if we can not have as many people in the count hall counting as we have done for previous elections.
If you are already registered on the electoral register, there is no need to register again for this election.
If you believe you are not registered please go to gov.uk/register-to-vote before the registration deadline.