Elections 2023

Information for candidates

Candidates and Agents Briefing

An online briefing for local election candidates and agents will take place on Monday 20 March at 6pm. Please email us for joining instructions. The briefing will be held on Microsoft Teams.

Becoming a candidate for Southend-on-Sea City Council elections

Nomination papers are now available to download for:

The Electoral Commission has more information on becoming:

Candidates wishing to request the register of electors should download, print, and return this form to nominations@southend.gov.uk

Please note Nominations will close at 4pm on Tuesday 4th April 2023.

A full code of conduct for campaigners can be seen on The Electoral Commission website.

If candidates or agents would like further information, please contact the Electoral Services Manager on 01702 534814 or email nominations@southend.gov.uk.

Contact Electoral Registration

Telephone: 01702 215010

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