District and borough council elections


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1. Local elections

District and borough council elections for Eastbourne, Lewes, Rother and Wealden took place on 2 May 2019. Results are published on the relevant websites below.

The next district and borough elections will be held in May 2023 (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 3 May 2018.

Following boundary changes in 2016/17 ALL seats were contested in 2018. The winning candidates will serve for four years; the candidates in second place will serve for two years, until 2020 when the pattern of bi-annual elections for half the seats will start again.

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