Standing as a candidate

You must meet certain criteria in order to stand as a candidate for public office. You can find the relevant candidate guidance for each type of election, as published by the Electoral Commission below.

You can find out more information on being a councillor at the Local Government Association website Be a Councillor.

If you are not able to print a nomination pack, please contact us on 01242 264132 or elections@cheltenham.gov.uk.