District and Borough council elections
District and Borough council elections for Eastbourne, Lewes, Rother and Wealden took place on 4 May 2023. Results are published on the relevant websites below.
- Eastbourne Borough Council – Elections and voting
- Hastings Borough Council – Elections and voting
- Lewes District Council – Elections and voting
- Rother District Council – Electoral services
- Wealden District Council – Voting and elections
The next district and borough elections will be held in May 2027 (apart from Hastings – see below).
Hastings Borough Council
Hastings Borough Council elections are held every two years for half of the Council.
The last local election for Hastings was held on 5 May 2022.
Following boundary changes in 2016 to 17 ALL seats were contested in 2018. The winning candidates served for four years; the candidates in second place should have retired in 2020, but the elections were deferred until 2021. The successful candidates in the re-scheduled election will serve for 3 years until 2024. The pattern of bi-annual elections for half the seats will continue from 2022.
To find out which electoral division you are in, or which council you might already be registered with, visit the About My Vote site from the Electoral Commission. Just enter your postcode: