The next elections to take place in Hackney will be the Council and Mayoral elections, Thursday 3 May 2018.
- view the statement of persons nominated and election agents for the Mayoral election
- view the statement of persons nominated and election agents for the Council elections
Notices of elections
Registering to vote
Registering to vote is quick and easy - it takes just a few minutes online. The deadline to register is Tuesday 17 April.
Postal voting - to qualify for a postal vote you must be registered to vote. If you intend to request a postal vote, we recommend you register to vote well in advance of the deadline.
Vote by proxy
Proxy voting - you can appoint someone else to cast your vote on your behalf if you have a valid reason: for example, if you are ill, are unable to get to a polling station or are abroad during the election.
Constituencies and wards
Constituencies and wards - there are 2 constituencies in Hackney: Hackney North and Stoke Newington, and Hackney South and Shoreditch. Hackney has 21 wards in total.
Previous election results
Previous election results - this section contains links to previous election results in Hackney.
How to become a councillor
How to become a councillor - whatever needs changing in your neighbourhood, you could be the person to change it by becoming a local councillor. No other role gives you a chance to make such a huge difference to quality of life for people in your local area.
Standing in the Mayoral election
Standing in the Mayoral election - Hackney has a Directly Elected Mayor, elected by the residents of the borough. The Mayor appoints a Cabinet - made up of elected councillors - to support their work.
The next Mayoral election in Hackney will be on Thursday 3 May 2018.