The next election

Kent County Council

Elections will be held on Thursday 4 May 2017. Across Kent 81 Councillors will be elected from 72 electoral divisions. In Gravesham there will be five Councillors elected from three electoral divisions:

Electoral Divisions

Number of County Councillors to be elected

Gravesend East


Gravesham Rural 


Northfleet and Gravesend West


More information can be found on the Kent County Council website

Gravesham Borough Council - By-Elections

There will be two Gravesham Borough Council by-elections also held on the Thursday 4 May 2017, if contested. These are for the wards below, with one Councillor to be elected for each ward:

  • Coldharbour
  • Painters Ash

UK Parliamentary (General) Election

A parliamentary (general) election will be held on Thursday 8 June 2017.