UK Parliamentary Elections

There are 3 Parliamentary Constituencies within the Arun District:

  • The Bognor Regis and Littlehampton Constituency includes the following electoral wards - Aldwick East; Aldwick West; Beach; Bersted; Brookfield; Courtwick with Toddington; Felpham East; Felpham West; Hotham; Marine; Middleton-on-Sea; Orchard; Pagham; Pevensey; River; and Yapton.
  • The Arundel & South Downs Constituency includes the electoral wards of - Angmering and Findon; Arundel and Walberton; and Barnham.
  • The Worthing West Constituency includes the electoral wards of - East Preston; Ferring; Rustington East; and  Rustington West.


Forthcoming / Current Elections 

A UK General Election was held on 8 June 2017. The results are as follows for the three constitencies covered by the Arun District:

Bognor Regis & Littlehampton - Declaration of Result of Poll [pdf] 21KB

Worthing West - Declaration of Result of Poll [pdf] 103KB

Arundel and South Downs - Declaration of Result of Poll [pdf] 45KB



To find out more on...

Standing for Election
Publication of Election Notices
Voting at this Election
How do I find my polling station?


Standing for Election

If you are interested in standing as a candidate, please refer to the Electoral Commission website for candidate's guidance.

If you plan to stand as a candidate, you will need to contact the Elections Office (01903 737616 or to request a nomination pack. Packs must be returned, at an appointment time you will need to book in advance, between 10.00am and 4.00pm on 9, 10 or 11 May. Nominations will not be accepted after 4.00pm on 11 May.

For more information, please contact:
Jackie Follis
Group Head of Policy
Tel:         01903 737580


Publication of Election Notices

Notices for this election will be published as follows:


Voting at this election

In order to vote you need to be registered

If you are already registered, you don’t need to re-register.  You will receive a poll card confirming the details of your voting arrangements. Cards will be delivered starting the week beginning 8 May 2017.

If you are not yet registered to vote or wish to apply to vote by post or proxy [when someone votes on your behalf], the deadlines for this election are:



Deadline for receipt

New applications to register to vote

Monday, 22 May 2017

New applications to vote by post or to cancel or amend an existing postal vote or proxy appointment

5pm on Tuesday, 23 May 2017

New applications to vote by proxy

5pm on Wednesday, 31 May 2017

Applications for an emergency proxy vote

5pm on Thursday, 8 June 2017

If you aren’t yet registered, the quickest way to register to vote is to visit the voter registration page

You can download a postal or proxy vote application form here

For help and advice, or to check if you are registered, please contact our helpline on:

Tel:      01903 737616



How do I find my polling station?

We now have an interactive tool to help residents find their polling station.  Please visit our Find my Polling Station page.

Please note that, if you are already registered to vote, you do NOT need to re-register for this election. The only exception to this is European Union voters who are not eligible to vote in a Parliamentary election.



Results and Notices of Previous Elections

UK Parliamentary Election 2015

Declaration of Result of Poll - Arundel South Downs [pdf] 10KB

Declaration of Result of Poll - Bognor Regis & Littlehampton [pdf] 28KB

Declaration of Result of Poll - Worthing West [pdf] 65KB


UK Parliamentary Election 2010 

Bognor Regis and Littlehampton Declaration of Result.pdf [pdf] 54KB

Arundel and South Downs 2010 Result.pdf [pdf] 48KB

Worthing West 2010 results.pdf [pdf] 62KB