On the 2nd May 2019 elections will take place for Lowestoft Town Council. There will be 20 vacancies for Councillors across eight wards in Lowestoft. To give members of the public more information about becoming a Councillor the Town Council is holding two information sessions at Hamilton House, one on the 18th January and one on the 18th February. The National Association of Local Councils Good Councillor publication also has a lot of information on the roles and responsibilities of a Councillor.
In the 2019 elections the ward boundaries will change following The East Suffolk (Electoral Changes) Order 2018. This make up of the wards from 2019 are as follows:
|Ward Name||Number of Councillors|
|St Margarets East||2|
|St Margarets West||1|
|Harbour and Normanston||6|