Elections 2020

There will be local elections in Sandwell on Thursday 7 May 2020.

We'll share details of who is standing in the weeks before the election.

You must be registered to vote in the local elections - find out more about registering to vote.

Political make-up of Sandwell Council

Sandwell is a Labour-controlled council divided into 24 wards represented by 72 ward councillors.

Check the current political make-up of Sandwell Council.

Information for candidates

Information on standing as a candidate in local elections is available on the Electoral Commission's website.

Contact the elections team on 0121 569 3244 for further information.

Candidates and agents should also be aware of the code of practice on the display of election posters and eligible electorate figures for election expenses.