Prospective candidates have less than one month left to register to stand for election


The nomination deadline for candidates wishing to stand in District or Parish elections in East Lindsey is Thursday, April 9.

This year there will be National ‘General’ Elections to choose MPs, District Council elections to choose District Councillors, and in some areas Town or Parish Council elections.

If you intend to stand for election your nomination paper needs to be hand delivered to the Returning Officer at Room 27, Tedder Hall, Manby Park, Manby, Louth, LN11 8UP by 4pm on Thursday, April 9.

Your nomination can be delivered by someone else on your behalf. Please ensure that your nomination paper is properly filled in before submission. To request a nomination paper, email

You can only stand for election in one seat on any Council. If you have been nominated for more than one seat on any Council you will need to withdraw from the seats you do not wish to stand in by 4pm on Thursday, April 9.

For more details on elections in East Lindsey visit or for general election information