The European Parliamentary elections will be held on Thursday 23 May 2019. This is to elect 8 MEPs to represent all 33 London Boroughs.
Notice of election
European election timetable
|Publication of notice of election||Monday 15 April|
|Publication of statements of persons nominated||Thursday 25 April|
|Publication of notice poll||Thursday 25 April|
|Deadline to register to vote||Tuesday 7 May|
|Receipt of postal vote applications||Wednesday 8 May, 5pm|
|Receipt of proxy vote applications||Wednesday 15 May, 5pm|
|First day to issue replacement postal votes||Friday 17 May|
|Day of election (poll)||Thursday 23 May, 7am to 10pm|
|Counting of votes||Sunday 26 May|
Deadlines for voters
- register to vote midnight, Tuesday 7 May
- apply for a postal vote, 5pm Wednesday 8 May
- apply for a proxy vote, 5pm Wednesday 15 May
Polling day Thursday 23 May, from 7am to 10pm
EU Citizens voter registration for European Parliament elections
If you are an EU citizen registered to vote in the UK, you are not automatically registered to vote in the European Parliamentary election on 23 May 2019.
You can not vote in more than one country.
European Union citizens can choose to vote in the UK or their home country at this election.
We are sending a registration form to all EU citizens who are on our electoral register.
You must complete this form if you wish to vote in the UK by Tuesday 7 May.
or post to:
London Borough of Barnet,
North London Business Park,
Oakleigh Road South,
Voting in person on polling day
check our information on:
- what to expect
- the ballot paper
- opening and closing times for polling stations
- assistance and disability support available to residents at a polling station
Apply to vote by post
Apply for someone to vote on your behalf (proxy voting)
Candidates standing for election
A list of candidates and their parties will be published on Thursday 25 April.
Information for candidates and agents can be found on the Electoral Commission website
If you want to stand as a candidate you must contact London's Regional Returning Officer, at London Borough of Lewisham at RROLondon@lewisham.gov.uk