Polling cards are sent out

Polling cards will be dropping through letter boxes for the borough and parish elections and the UK-wide referendum on the Alternative Vote on Thursday May 5.

Residents can vote in person at the designated polling station shown on the card.

Voting papers will be posted out for completion and people must return the completed papers in the envelopes provided or drop it off at their polling station by 10pm on May 5.

Postal vote applications must be received by 5pm on Thursday April 14. The council must know if voters want to nominate a proxy by 5pm on Thursday April 21.

Call the elections office on 0115 907 1190. or email electreg@erewash.gov.uk for more information.