Standing as a Councillor

How to stand as a Councillor

Candidates and their agents must follow certain rules set out in legislation. Click on the link to find all of the Electoral Commissions guidance and resources on standing as a candidate. Candidate or agent | Electoral Commission (opens in a new window).

If you are interested in standing, please contact us at to inform us, in order that we can provide you with the necessary documentation at the time of the election.