Elections for seats in the European Parliament take place, along with local elections, on 22nd May 2014.
Each party nominates its candidates and voters vote for the party. Seats are allocated using a system of Party-list proportional representation
The parties who have nominated candidates for the West Midlands are:
An Independence from Europe
British National Party
UK Independence Party (UKIP)
We Demand A Referendum Now
For a full list of nominated candidates, visit Birmingham Newsroom