Candidates and Agents

If you have any queries regarding becoming a candidate, The Electoral Commission has issued their guidance which can be found their official page.

Their guidance covers the following: 

  • Can you stand for election?
  • Standing as an independent candidate
  • Standing as a party candidate
  • Spending and donations
  • The campaign
  • Your right to attend key electoral events
  • After the declaration of results

Guide for candidates and agents 

Further information