Provision of a facility whereby people who cannot attend the polling station (usually for reasons of ill-health or employment) on an election day can nominate another person who will vote on their behalf. The proxy must be eligible to vote in the election themself in order to act on behalf of another person. In Scotland, the council provides forms to register to vote by proxy.
- Absent vote signature refresh
Information on the Absent Vote signature refresh exercise.
- Councillors, democracy and elections
Information about Councillors, democracy and elections at North West Leicestershire District Council
Information about elections in North West Leicestershire
- Electoral registration
Information and advice about Electoral Registration and how to register in North West Leicestershire
- How to vote
Information on how to vote in North West Leicestershire
- Students and overseas electors
Information for students and people living overseas on how to register to vote in North West Leicestershire.
- Voting by proxy
How to vote by proxy.