Key announcements

Some of our online forms may be unavailable on Tuesday 23 July between 7:30am and 8:30am. We are still working hard to collect all outstanding missed collections as quickly as possible. Read more on reporting missed collections

Postal voting for proxy voters

If you have been appointed as a proxy voter and are unable to attend your polling station in person, you can apply to have ballot papers sent to you by post.

You must apply for the postal vote, not the person who has appointed you to vote for them.

To request an application for a proxy to vote by post, please email electionsoffice@birmingham.gov.uk or call the helpline 0121 303 2731.

It’s important to remember that although the deadline to appoint a proxy is 5pm 6 working days before polling day, when the proxy wishes to apply for a postal vote, the deadline becomes 5pm 11 working days prior to polling day.

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