Candidates nominated to stand in the local government and European elections in May have been announced today.
Polls will be open between 7am and 10pm on 22nd May 2014.
You will be asked to vote for a local ward councillor to represent you on Birmingham City Council. You will also be asked to vote for your favoured party to represent you in the European Parliament. Links to lists of candidates are below
B31 Voices election coverage will include:
- Lists of candidates – see links below
- Voting information
- 500 words – all candidates will be invited to provide 500 words on themselves and their campaign, should they choose to.
- Election results as they are announced
Make sure you’re registered to vote by May 6th! You’re not automatically on the electoral register, even if you’re registered with the council for council tax and services. If you’re not sure if you’re registered, information about registering, voting and postal votes can be obtained from Elections Office, Council House, Victoria Square, Birmingham 0121 303 2731 or http://www.birmingham.gov.uk/elections
If you are unsure which ward you live in, enter your postcode on the My Local Information website