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Voting and elections

Register to vote or find out about the election process and previous election results.

Mayoral by-election

A by-election for the Mayor of Lewisham will be held on Thursday 7 March.

Registering to Vote

Find out how to register to vote, why you should register and how to remove your details from the open register.

How to Vote

Information about how to vote on polling day or how to register for a postal or proxy vote.

2024 Elections

Find out about local and national elections and referendums.

The Electoral System

Find out more about Voter ID, polling districts and figures for local petitions.

Election results

These pages contain information about elections in the borough.

Where is my polling station?

Find your polling station for elections on 5 May 2022.

Contact Electoral Services

Contact us to remove a name from the register, request proof of registration, or to apply to work at elections

Ward maps

Downloadable ward maps.

Changes to our electoral system

Sometimes we examine our electoral system, for example to review ward names and boundaries or the number of elected members and councillors.