Parliamentary Elections to vote for local Members of Parliament (MP) took place on Thursday 8 June 2017.
Blackpool is divided into two parliamentary constituencies, Blackpool North and Cleveleys and Blackpool South, each with one MP.
A by-election was held in the Warbreck ward on Thursday 16 March 2017.
The referendum on the UK’s membership of the European Union took place on 23 June 2016.
Police and Crime Commissioner
The Lancashire Police Crime Commissioner is responsible for ensuring that the policing needs of Lancashire communities are met as effectively as possible. More information about the Police Crime Commissioner can be found on the website.
The last Police and Crime Commissioner election took place on Thursday 5 May 2016.
Information about the election can be found online at www.choosemypcc.org.uk or via the national helpline on 0800 107 07 08.
The last local elections took place on Thursday 7 May 2015.
Blackpool is divided into 21 areas or ‘wards’, each having two elected ward councillors.
Blackpool is part of the North West of England constituency of the European Parliament. The North West constituency has eight Members of European Parliament (MEPs) with an official term of office of five years. Elections for the European Parliament are held every five years. The next European elections will take place in 2019.