Elections are taking place in some parts of England on Thursday 3 May 2018.
You can no longer register to vote for the elections in England on Thursday 3 May. The deadline was Tuesday 17 April.
You can still register to vote for other future elections at gov.uk/register-to-vote.
Local government elections
Local elections are taking place in some parts of England. In these elections, voters are choosing who represents them on their local council. Enter your postcode below to find out if there are elections taking place where you live.
Mayoral elections are taking place in:
- Tower Hamlets
Local elections are also taking place in these areas so voters in these areas will receive two ballot papers.
Combined authority mayoral election
An election for mayor of the Sheffield City Region combined authority region takes place on Thursday 3 May.
This covers the Barnsley, Doncaster, Rotherham and Sheffield areas.
Find out more about mayoral elections
Easy read guide to voting
This guide explains how to register to vote as well as the different types of voting. It also has key dates for the elections in May.
Read the easy read guide to voting at the May 2018 elections (PDF)
It was produced with Mencap, the charity for people with a learning disability.