Days left to register to stand in elections

Civic Offices
Civic Offices

THE countdown has begun to this year’s borough and parish elections, which are being held on May 3.

A third of the council - 17 seats - will be contested on May 3, with the count being held at StadiumMK the following day.

Parish elections will also be held, and anyone interested in standing in either - or both - should make their nominations to the council’s Returning Officer by Noon on Wednesday, April 4.

Further information is available from the Elections team at Civic Offices, 1 Saxon Gate East, Milton Keynes, MK9 3EJ from the Returning Officer. Or people can telephone 01908 254706.

Further information on the process, as well as detail on the current MKC make-up and past election results, is available at

MKC Returning Officer John Moffoot said: “This is an important time of the year and an important part of the democratic process. We would advise people to get their nominations in as early as possible but also to check and double check that they have filled in their nomination forms correctly.”