Frequently Asked Questions

Appoint someone you trust to vote for you

Your proxy must be registered to vote and they cannot vote on behalf of more than two people unless they are closely related to them. You must return the completed application to us by 5pm, 27 April 2021 by email: [email protected] or post the form to: Proxy Vote, Electoral Services, Room 38, Newham Town Hall, Barking Road, London E6 2RP.

Apply for a proxy vote​

Should your Proxy wish to vote by post, they will need to contact the Council Office on 020 8430 2000 for a postal proxy application form, this will need to be submitted by no later 5pm on Tuesday 20 April 2021.

Visit our how to vote page for more information on voting in person, postal votes, appointing someone to vote for you, registering to vote, who can vote in the UK elections and annual voter canvass 2021.