When the election is and how to make a nomination

There is a scheduled election in May 2024 for local councillors and the Police and Crime Commissioner (PCC).

The deadline to register to vote for this election has now passed.

The deadline to apply

Poll cards for this election are due to arrive from 18 March 2024.

Postal votes for this election are due to arrive from 16 April 2024

Find information about voting at a polling station and voter ID.


Candidate information

The Electoral Commission website has guidance and information on how to stand as a candidate.

Contact us

For queries about how to vote at this election please email electoral.services@bristol.gov.uk or call 0117 9223400.

For queries about standing as a candidate please email electoral.candidates@bristol.gov.uk