Elections will take place in Dudley Metropolitan Borough on Thursday 6 May 2021
We will be holding local elections in Dudley on Thursday 6 May 2021. There will also be elections for West Midlands Combined Authority (WMCA) Mayor and Police and Crime Commissioner (PCC) positions.
You will receive three ballot papers, whether you vote at a polling station or by post or proxy vote, for you to vote for a ward councillor and your preferred candidate for WMCA Mayor and PCC.
There will be one seat up for election in each of the 24 Wards, along with by-elections taking place in Kingswinford North & Wall Heath Ward following the resignation of Cllr Nicola Richards. A by-election will also take place in Belle Vale Ward following the resignation of Cllr Jake Cooper.
The last local elections in Dudley took place on Thursday 2 May 2019
Police and Crime Commissioner Elections
Find information about PCC Elections
West Midlands Combined Authority Mayoral Elections
Find information about West Midlands Combined Authority Mayoral Elections
Key dates for the 2021 elections
The deadline for registering to vote is Monday 19 April 2021.
The deadline for applying to vote by post is 5pm on Tuesday 20 April 2021
The deadline for appointing a proxy is 5pm on Tuesday 27 April 2021
Poll cards will be delivered from Wednesday 31 March and should reach all households by Friday 9 April
Postal ballot packs will be issued from Friday 16 April and will be delivered to all postal voters by 26 April
If you have a complaint or issue about a candidate, agent or campaigner and you think that electoral malpractice has taken place you should report this online
Election Notices (these links will become live when notices are published)
Notice of Election - Local Election
Notice of Election - Police Crime Commission Election
Notice of Election - West Midlands Combined Authority Mayoral Election
Statement of Persons Nominated - Local Election
Statement of Persons Nominated - Police Crime Commissioner Election
Statement of Persons Nominated - West Midlands Combined Authority Mayoral Election
Notice of Election Agents
Situation of Polling Stations
Notice of Poll