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Democracy

Find out about voting, previous election results and the electoral register.

Democracy in Westminster

Find out about our council, councillors, meetings, MPs and our GLA representative.

Register to vote

How to register to vote in local and national elections.

Apply for ward budget funding

Ward budgets are a resource that our Councillors can use to support local issues and priorities.

Policy and scrutiny committees

Read details of the 4 policy and scrutiny committees and the Westminster Scrutiny Commission.

Stream council meetings

We want you to be able to follow and take part in the democratic decisions that affect you in Westminster.

Register of Members' interests

If you want to register as a member, here are the rules regarding registering Members’ interests.

Mayor of London and London Assembly Elections

Find out information about the London Mayoral and London Assembly elections.

Full Electoral Register and Open Register

The Full Electoral Register lists everyone who is entitled to vote. It is available for inspection at the our office.

Lancaster Gate local by-election

A local by-election was held in the Lancaster Gate ward on Thursday 22 November 2018.

Planning referendums

Information on The Mayfair Neighbourhood Plan and The Knightsbridge Neighbourhood Planning Referendum.

Electoral services privacy notice

The Electoral Registration Officer (ERO) and Returning Officer (RO) collect and use information about residents.

European Parliamentary Election

View and download our documents related to the European Parliamentary Election 2019.

Postal and proxy voting

Access forms and information that you need to be able to vote by post or by proxy.

Cabinet

Find out more about the Leader of Westminster City Council and the other councillors who are part of the Cabinet.

The Lord Mayor of Westminster

Councillor Jonathan Glanz was elected and takes on the ceremonial role of The Right Worshipful Lord Mayor of Westminster.

Committee meetings, agendas and minutes

A wide range of information and documents relating to the council’s decision making processes.

General election 2019

See details of our polling places, dates and deadlines, and results of the most recent General election.

Petitions

Anyone who lives, works or studies in the City of Westminster can organise and sign a petition. This includes the under 18s.

Census 2021

Census day is Sunday 21 March 2021 in England and Wales - find out how the census will take place during the coronavirus pandemic.

Members' allowances

Find out about the member's allowance scheme and members' allowance paid.