Becoming a councillor - Luton Council
The Electoral Services office provides information on the process of electoral nominations, and publishes a list of nominations for the upcoming local election.
If you'd like to have more influence in democratic events and decisions in Luton, why not think about becoming a local councillor?
Full elections are held in all wards every four years in May. To qualify as a candidate in Luton's local elections you must be over 18 on the day you are nominated and on polling day, and follow a set of actions, including:
- choosing whether to represent a party or stand as an independent candidate
- submitting your nomination papers
- planning your campaign
These websites give you answers to questions such as whether your are eligible to stand for election and how to get involved:
Application deadlines must be met and will be published on our website well in advance of each election.
Contact us if you have any specific queries about becoming a councillor in Luton.
Luton Borough Council, Town Hall, George Street, Luton, Bedfordshire, LU1 2BQ
Tel: 01582 510380