Mayor of London and London Assembly Elections

Elections for the Mayor of London and London Assembly will take place on Thursday 2 May 2024. These elections are held every four years and were last held on 6 May 2021

Voter ID

All voters voting in polling stations must present a form of accepted Voter ID to receive their ballot papers, as per the Elections Act 2022.

Read a full list of accepted photo ID and more information on the Elections Act 2022.

Voter Authority Certificate

If you do not have an accepted form of photo ID, you can apply for a free Voter Authority Certificate.

The deadline for new Voter Authority Certificate applications is 5pm on Wednesday 24 April.

Find out more about Voter Authority Certificates.

Temporary Voter Authority Certificate

If you applied for a Voter Authority Certificate before 5pm on Wednesday 24 April and have not received it by polling day, please contact the Electoral Services helpline on 020 7926 2254 to arrange for a Temporary Voter Authority Certificate to be issued. 

You’ll be able to collect this from Lambeth Town Hall for use on polling day.