Southmead Ward by election

Southmead Ward by election

A by election has been called in the ward of Southmead on Thursday 17 February 2022, following the resignation of a councillor.

Register to vote

The deadline to register to vote for this election is midnight on Tuesday 1 February 2022.

The deadline to apply for a postal vote or change an existing postal vote is 5pm on Wednesday 2 February 2022.

The deadline to apply for a proxy vote is 5pm on Wednesday 9 February 2022.

Poll cards for this election will be sent out in January 2022.

Postal votes for this election will arrive around Tuesday 9 February 2022.

Get help

If you have questions about how to vote in this election:


How to stand at this election

You must submit nominations in person to the Electoral Services Managers at B Bond Warehouse, Smeaton Road, Bristol, BS1 6XN.

To make an appointment to submit nomination papers for this election:

Download and fill in the following documents:

Nominations will close at 4pm on Friday 21 January 2022.

You can find guidance about how to stand as a candidate on the Electoral Commission website.