Notice of Election

Police and Crime Commissioner elections

For the West Midlands Area

  1. An election is to be held for the Police and Crime Commissioner for the West Midlands  police area.
  2. Nomination papers can be obtained from the office of the Police Area Returning Officer,  Council House, Earl Street, Coventry CV1 5RR, during the times stated below.
  3. Nomination papers must be delivered to the Police Area Returning Officer, Council House, Earl Street, Coventry CV1 5RR, between 10am and 4pm on any working day after publication of this notice but no later than 4pm on Friday, 5 April 2024.
  4. If the election is contested the poll will take place on Thursday, 2 May 2024.
  5. Applications to register to vote must reach the relevant Electoral Registration Officer by 12 midnight on Tuesday, 16 April 2024. Applications can be made online: https://www.gov.uk/register-to-vote.
  6. The £5,000 deposit can be paid by legal tender or by means of a banker’s draft from a drawer which carries on business as a banker in the United Kingdom the preferred method is either by card or BACs details can be found on the website. https://www.wmcaelects.co.uk/candidates/
  7. Applications, amendments or cancellations of postal votes must reach the relevant Electoral Registration Officer by 5pm on Wednesday, 17 April 2024.
  8. Applications to vote by proxy at this election must reach the relevant Electoral Registration Officer by 5pm on Wednesday, 24 April 2024.
  9. Applications to vote by emergency proxy at this election on the grounds of physical incapacity or for work/service reasons must reach the relevant Electoral Registration Officer by 5pm on Thursday, 2 May 2024. The physical incapacity must have occurred after 5pm on Wednesday, 24 April 2024. To apply on the grounds of work/service, the person must have become aware that they cannot go to the polling station in person after 5pm on Wednesday, 24 April 2024.

Electoral Registration Officer contact details

Constituent
council
Address Contact details
Birmingham
City Council
Elections Office
Council House
Victoria Square
Birmingham
B1 1BB
Email: [email protected]
Tel: 0121 303 2731
Coventry
City Council
Council House
Earl Street
Coventry
CV1 5RR
Email: [email protected]
Tel: 024 7683 3034
Dudley MBC Electoral Services
Council House
Priory Road
Dudley
DY1 1HF
Email: [email protected]
Tel: 01384 814740
Sandwell
Council
Elections Office
Sandwell Council House
Freeth Street
Oldbury
B69 3DB
Email: [email protected]
Tel: 0121 569 3244
Solihull MBC Elections Office
Council House
Manor Square
Solihull
B91 3QB
Email: [email protected]
Tel: 0121 704 6042
Walsall Council Elections Office
Civic Centre
Darwall Street
Walsall
WS1 1DA
Email: [email protected]
Tel: 01922 652502
City of
Wolverhampton Council
Elections Office
Civic Centre
St. Peter’s Square
Wolverhampton
WV1 1RG
Email: [email protected]
Tel: 01902 551177

Dated: Tuesday 26 March 2024
Julie Newman, Police Area Returning Officer

Printed and published by the Police Area Returning Officer, Council House, Earl Street, Coventry, CV1 5RR