Vote by Post – Elections Thursday 6th May

In Lewisham there are four Council by elections and the London Mayoral Elections. The current advice due to Covid-19 is to apply to vote by post if you can.

Firstly, you will need to be registered to vote. This can be done online by visiting the website https://www.gov.uk/register-to-vote

Once registered to vote and included in the electoral register, Lewisham Council can issue a postal vote.

Details from Lewisham Council website state:

How to vote by post
To apply for a postal vote, print and complete the application form below and return it to Electoral Services by post or email.
If you want to email us the form, you need to print it, sign it by hand and scan it because we can’t accept digital signatures.
You can apply for a one-off postal vote for a specific election, or for all elections.
If you apply for a postal vote, we will send your ballot paper to your home or another specified address.
You need to apply for a postal vote by 5pm on the 11th working day before the election you want to vote in.

A Postal Vote application form can be downloaded here

For further details contact Lewisham Council, Electoral Services

Telephone:020 8314 6086
Email:electoral.services@lewisham.gov.uk
ELECTORAL SERVICES, LONDON BOROUGH OF LEWISHAM LAURENCE HOUSE, 1 CATFORD ROAD, LONDON, SE6 4RU

Lewisham Council By Elections are being held in Bellingham, Catford South, New Cross & Sydenham.

London Mayor Election

London Assembly Member for Greenwich & Lewisham

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