General Election 2024

General Election - Thursday 4 July 2024

A General Election has now been called and will be held on Thursday 4 July 2024.

What is the Parliamentary constituency for Lincoln?

The entire City of Lincoln boundary falls within the parliamentary constituency for Lincoln and it also includes part of North Kesteven.

The part of North Kesteven which falls under the Lincoln constituency includes Bracebridge Heath Parish Council, Skellingthorpe Parish Council and Waddington Parish Council - East Ward.

To see an interactive map of the parliamentary boundaries, visit the Boundary Commission for England website for the 2023 Review.

Information for Prospective Candidates

Visit the Electoral Commission website to view the Guidance for Candidates and Agents.

A candidate briefing was held remotely via Microsoft Teams on Thursday 30 May 2024 at 6pm. For any queries please email 

Statutory Notices and other information

Notice of Election

Notice of Appointment of Election Agents

Statement of Persons Nominated, Notice of Poll and Situation of Polling Stations

Frequently Asked Questions

Election Timetable 2024



Publication of Notice of Election

3 June 2024

Deadline for Nominations

7 June 2024 (4pm)

Publication of Statement of Persons Nominated

7 June 2024 (4pm)

Publication of Notice of Poll

7 June 2024 (4pm)

Deadline for Receiving Applications for Registration

18 June 2024 (Midnight)

Deadline for Postal and Postal Proxy Applications

19 June 2024 (5pm)

Deadline for Proxy Applications

26 June 2024 (5pm)

Deadline for Voter Authority Certificates

26 June 2024 (5pm)

First Date for Re-issue of Lost Postal Votes

28 June 2024

Last Date for Replacement Postal Votes

4 July 2024 (5pm)

Deadline for Emergency Proxy Applications

4 July 2024 (5pm)


Information on Absent Voting:

Postal and Proxy Voting

Information on Electoral Registration:

Register to Vote

Information on Voter ID:

Voter ID Requirements

Information on the Election Act 2022:

Election Act 2022