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The Electoral Process

The election for the PCC will be held on the 7th of May 2020.

The election itself will use the First-Past-The-Post system if only two candidates are running. However, if there are more than two candidates, the Supplementary Vote system will be used.

You will be eligible to vote if you are:

  • Registered to vote
  • Over the age of 18 on polling day.
  • A British citizen, qualifying Commonwealth citizen, or a citizen of the European Union.
  • Resident in the UK
  • Not subject to any legal incapacity to vote

More information how to register to vote as well as who can vote can be found by clicking here

The designated Police Area Returning Officer (PARO) Angela Andrews will help to make sure that the election runs smoothly. If you have any questions regarding the election process, please contact Angela on: PARO@lincoln.gov.uk or 01522 873300