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.
- Parish Council elections.
- Local government elections (covering Cheltenham Borough and Gloucestershire County Council).
- Gloucestershire Police and Crime Commissioner election.
- Parliamentary (general) election.
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 firstname.lastname@example.org.