Democracy Guide

A guide to local democracy:

Are you registered to vote?

To register to vote or to update your details

  1. Visit: Register to vote .
  2. You will be asked to enter your name, address, date of birth and other details. You will need your National Insurance number. This can be found on your national insurance card, on official paperwork like payslips or letters about pensions, benefits and tax credits.
  3. If your application is approved, will let you know that you have been registered.

The Local Council:

Elland is served by Calderdale Council 01422 288 001


Elland has three local Councillors

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John Ford (Conservative)

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Angie Gallagher (Labour)

Phone:  01422 706179 Mobile:  07504787586

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David Veitch (Labour)


Elland is represented by one member of parliament:

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Craig Whittaker MP


Phone: 01484 711260