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Everything you need to know about the elections on 2 May

Note: edited (26.03.24) as the Knight's Hill ward council by-election has now been called for Thursday 2 May. Find all the details here.

It is part of the purpose and values of Norwood Forum to promote democracy, and we want as many members of our community to take part in the democratic process as possible, without prejudice or discrimination.
What exactly is happening on 2 May? Am I registered to vote? What is this about photo ID to vote? Read more below under the following headings:

  • Thursday 2 May 2024 Elections
  • Am I eligible to vote in these elections?
  • How to vote - including info on the new, obligatory Photo ID requirement
  • Critical deadlines to note

We're Right Here: community champion opportunity

Moving into an election year that is dominated by ever tighter public budgets and overlapping environmental, healthcare and poverty crises, there is an enormous need to ramp up calls for community power. To do this We're Right Here aim to build on the work of  brilliant community leaders by involving more people from a diverse range of places and communities in their campaign. This is why they are now recruiting 10-12 ‘Community Champions’.

Leigham Vale: temporary closure

Due to necessary sewer works, Leigham Vale will be partially closed to traffic (except for access) from 29 March 2024 at least up to 26 April 2024, and perhaps longer if there is a need to extend the works.