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General Election 2017 – candidate info + polling stations

By on 12/05/2017 in Elections, News with 0 Comments

Below is a link to the Statement of Persons Nominated document for each of the ten Parliamentary constituencies that fall within the Birmingham City Council area. Statement of Persons Nominated Polling stations will be open on election day (June 8) from 7am until 10pm. Every registered voter should receive a polling card with details of […]

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WMCA election results – by Birmingham ward

By on 11/05/2017 in Elections, News with 0 Comments

The following are links to documents that break down the Birmingham element of the 2017 West Midlands Mayoral election results on a ward and constituency basis: ROUND ONE ROUND TWO

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Don’t lose your voice: register to vote

By on 08/03/2017 in Elections, News with 0 Comments

People in Birmingham are being reminded to ensure their voices are heard in May’s elections. Anyone wishing to vote must first be registered to do so – and the deadline for registration is 13 April 2017. After this date, anyone who has not registered will not be able to vote in the West Midlands Mayoral election […]

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Taking an innovative approach to ensure you can vote

By on 05/10/2016 in Blog, Elections, News with 0 Comments

Birmingham City Council is piloting new approaches to the annual canvass to ensure as many people as possible can vote. #brum #localgov pic.twitter.com/6rMMQ4pfx2 — Birmingham Newsroom (@BCCNewsRoom) October 5, 2016 Robert Connelly, head of electoral services at Birmingham City Council, looks at how the council is taking an innovative new approach to ensure as many […]

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Look out for electoral register letters and emails

By on 25/08/2016 in Elections, News with 0 Comments

Birmingham residents are urged to be on the lookout for emails and letters from the council’s elections office over the next few weeks. As well as the usual forms that many people will be familiar with, some people will receive an email instead as part of a trial to reduce costs. Head of Electoral Services, […]

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2016 elections: ward by ward

By on 19/04/2016 in Elections with 0 Comments

Select via the list to the right for ward-by-ward candidate list

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ELECTIONS 2016: Deadline for requesting a postal vote

By on 12/04/2016 in Elections with 0 Comments

With May’s elections fast approaching, people in Birmingham are reminded they have less than a week to register, to ensure their voice is heard at the polls. Along with this, anyone who is registered to vote but is unable to get to their polling station on 5 May can request a postal or proxy vote. […]

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Sign-up for our WhatsApp election updates

By on 11/04/2016 in Elections, News with 0 Comments

With the local elections just around the corner (May 5), Birmingham City Council is again offering an updates service via mobile messaging service WhatsApp.

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Balsall Heath referendum – Yes vote

By on 08/10/2015 in Elections, News with 0 Comments

The Balsall Heath Neighbourhood Plan referendum took place today, Thursday 8 October 2015. In answer to the question – ‘Do you want Birmingham to use the Neighbourhood Plan for Balsall Heath to help it decide planning applications in the neighbourhood area?’ – close to 90% of the vote were in favour.  Turnout was around 22%. Full details […]

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Balsall Heath referendum this Thursday

By on 06/10/2015 in Elections, News with 0 Comments

“Don’t forget to vote this Thursday” is the message to Balsall Heath residents who are eligible to take part in a referendum on Thursday 8 October about the adoption of the Balsall Heath Neighbourhood Plan. The question asked will be – ‘Do you want Birmingham to use the Neighbourhood Plan for Balsall Heath to help […]

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