Issue details

Town and Parish Council four-yearly election cycle costs

Wiltshire Council Unitary Elections and Town and Parish Council Elections are run together on a four-year cycle and all costs incurred are currently borne by Wiltshire Council. The next elections are scheduled for May 2021. The report is to consider whether town and parish councils should be recharged for their own election costs effective for May 2021 elections.

Decision type: Non-key

Decision status: For Determination

Notice of proposed decision first published: 04/01/2021

Decision due: 29 Jun 2021 by Cabinet

Lead member: Cllr Richard Clewer, Leader of the Council and Cabinet Member for Military-Civilian Integration, Health and Wellbeing, Economic Development, Heritage, Arts, and Tourism

Department: Legal & Governance

Contact: Caroline Rudland, Electoral Services Specialist Manager Email: Tel: 01249 706735.

Consultation process


Agenda items


  • Town and Parish Council four-yearly election cycle costs