District and Parish Council Elections 2022

District and Parish Council Elections

Elections will be held on 5 May 2022 for all seats on South Cambridgeshire District Council, and for all Parish and Town Councils in South Cambridgeshire (except for Longstanton and Willingham).

Advice and guidance for candidates and agents can also be found on the Electoral Commission Website


Notice of the Election will be published here on 28 March 2022.

Nomination papers will then be accepted on any working day between 28 March and 5 April. Nomination papers must be delivered, by hand, to the offices of South Cambridgeshire District Council in Cambourne (CB23 6EA) between the hours of 8.30am and 5.30pm. Nominations must be received by 4pm on 5 April.

Nomination papers for both District and Parish candidates can be found below. Please be aware that your consent to nomination must not be signed more than 1 calendar month prior to the close of nominations.

Nomination Papers – District Council Elections [PDF, 0.2MB]

Nomination Papers – Parish Council Elections [PDF, 0.5MB]

At the time of writing, the offices remain closed to the public. Special provision will be made for anyone delivering nomination papers. Over this short period the team will receive a nearly 1000 nomination papers. Help us by booking your appointment – email .

A list of our District Wards and Parishes that are up for election can be found via the elections page on our website.

Registering to vote and voting by post or proxy

For more information about registering to vote, or about postal or proxy voting, please visit the dedicated pages on our website.

The following is a list of Polling Station Addresses. [PDF, 0.1MB]Please be aware that an elector can only attend the polling station for their particular village as will be indicated on their poll card.

Current vacancy

There is currently a vacancy for Harston and Comberton Ward due to the resignation of Councillor Fiona Whelan.

Notice of Vacancy. [PDF, 58Kb]

As there is less than 6 months to the usual election date a by-election will not be held and the position will remain vacant until the date of election on 5 May.