The annual canvass of the Elector Register starts on 1 July 2020. The process has changed so please check your letter and follow the instructions carefully. More information visit our Annual Household canvass page.
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This election will be held on Thursday 7 May 2020.
This referendum will be held on Thursday 27 February 2020.
On Friday 13 July 2018 there was a vote in favour of creating a Business Improvement District (BID) in Maidstone.
|Number of votes cast excluding rejected ballots||176|
|Aggregate rateable value of each hereditament of those who voted||£14,679,200|
|Number of votes in favour||135 (77%)|
|Aggregate rateable value of each hereditament of those who voted in favour||£12,266,700 (84%)|
|Number of votes against||41 (23%)|
|Aggregate rateable value of each hereditament of those who voted against||£2,412,500 (16%)|
|Having the same number as another ballot paper||0|
|Unsigned, unmarked or voided for uncertainty||2|
|Ballot Papers Issued||475|
|Ballot Papers Received||178|
There was a European Parliamentary Election on 23 May 2019 and here are the results.
|Party||Number of Votes||Candidate Awarded Seat|
|1||The Brexit Party||915,686||Nigel Paul Farage|
|2||Liberal Democrats||653,743||Catherine Zena Bearder|
|3||The Brexit Party||457,843||Alexandra Lesley Phillips|
|4||Green Party||343,249||Alexandra Phillips|
|5||Liberal Democrats||326,872||Antony James Hook|
|6||The Brexit Party||305,229||Robert Andrew Rowland|
|7||Conservative and Unionist|
|8||The Brexit Party||228,922||
Belinda Claire De|
|9||Liberal Democrats||217,914||Judith Bunting|
|10||Labour Party||184,678||John Howarth|
|Party or Candidates||Votes in Maidstone||Votes in South East Region|
|Change UK - The Independant Group||1,580||105,832|
|Conservative and Unionist Party||4,697||260,277|
|The Brexit Party||20,475||915,686|
|The Socialist Party of Great Britain||56||3,505|
|UK European Union Party (UKEUP)||127||7,645|
|UK Independant Party (UKIP)||1,062||56,487|
|McMahon, Jason Guy Spencer||55||3,650|
|Round, David Victor||32||2,606|
|Turberville, Michael Jeffrey||27||1,587|
|Want of Official Mark||0|
|Voting for more than one Registered Party or Individual Candidate||46|
|Writing or Mark by which the voter could be verified||4|
|Unmarked or Void for Uncertainty||152|
|Verification Details||Number of Papers Issued||Number of Ballot Papers Verified||Variance|
|Verification of Ballot Papers||44,738||44,735||-3|
|Electorate (as at 9pm polling day)||118,258||Provisional Turnout||37.8%|