STOCKTON-ON-TEES Borough Council is holding a by-election to fill a vacancy in the Parkfield and Oxbridge ward of Stockton-on-Tees on Thursday 28 January.
The polling stations will be open for voting between the hours of 7am and 10pm and poll cards are currently being distributed to households within the ward.
People who are not registered to vote must do so before Tuesday 12 January and anyone requiring a postal vote must register before 5pm on Wednesday 13 January.
Anyone wishing to vote but is unable to do so in person may apply to appoint a proxy before the deadline of 5pm on Wednesday 20 January.
For more information on registering to vote, visit www.gov.uk/register-to-vote or call the Council’s Voter Registration team on 01642 526196.
There are four candidates standing for election and full details can be found at www.stockton.gov.uk/elections