5. When elections are due
Local Government (Exeter City Council) elections
Exeter City Council elections were due on 7 May 2020 but have been postponed until 6 May 2021. Each elected Councillor is appointed for a four year term, with a third of the 39 seats contested each year (one seat per ward).
Local Government (Devon County Council) elections
Devon County Council elections are held on a four year cycle on the first Thursday in May and the next is due on 6 May 2021.
Parliamentary (General) elections
Under the terms of the Fixed-term Parliaments Act, the next general election can be expected to take place on Thursday 2 May 2024.
European Parliamentary elections
The most recent election was held on 23 May 2019.
Police & Crime Commissioners elections
Police & Crime Commissioner elections were due on 7th May 2020 but have been postponed until 6 May 2021.