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Local Council Elections

Information for Candidates:

If you would like Microsoft Word or Paper copies of the nomination papers, please email 2022election@merthyr.gov.uk or phone us on 01685 725284

The next election for your local councillors and community councillors is on Thursday 5 May 2022

The Count will take place at 10am on Friday 6 May 2022 at Merthyr Tydfil Leisure Centre.

Key dates:

  • Deadline to register to vote - Thursday 14 April 2022
  • Deadline to apply for a postal vote - 5pm Tuesday 19 April 2022
  • Deadline to apply for a proxy vote - 5pm Tuesday 26 April 2022
  • First issue of postal vote packs will be around 19 April 2022

Notices:

Merthyr Tydfil County Borough Council:
Bedlinog and Trelewis Community Council:

Residents who are not registered or require assistance can contact the Council's Elections team at 2022election@merthyr.gov.uk