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European parliamentary election

An election is to be held of eight members to serve in the European Parliament for the London region on 22 May 2014.

Public notice 

Notice of election for the electoral region of London - 22 May 2014

  1. An election is to be held of eight members to serve in the European Parliament for the London region.
  2. Nomination papers must be delivered to the Regional Returning Officer, London Borough of Lewisham, 5th floor, Laurence House, Catford SE6 4RU between the hours of 10am and 4pm on any date after the date of this notice, but no later than 4pm on Thursday 24 April 2014.
  3. Forms of nomination paper may be obtained from the Regional Returning Officer at the above address.
  4. The deposit for each registered party or individual candidate is £5,000. This can be paid by cash or banker’s draft (banks operating in the UK or Gibraltar only) and, with my permission, by electronic payment.
  5. Applications to be included on the register of electors to be used at this election must reach the Electoral Registration Officer in whose area the elector is registered by midnight on 6 May 2014. Any elector may apply for a postal or proxy vote at this election.
  6. Applications to vote by post or by postal proxy must reach the appropriate Electoral Registration Officer by 5pm on Wednesday 7 May 2014.
  7. Applications to cancel or alter postal or proxy votes, or to change from postal to proxy voting, must reach the appropriate Electoral Registration Officer by 5pm on Wednesday 7 May 2014.
  8. Applications to appoint a proxy must reach the appropriate Electoral Registration Officer by 5pm on Wednesday 14 May 2014.
  9. Applications to vote by emergency proxy at this election on the grounds of physical incapacity or for work/service reasons must reach the appropriate Electoral Registration Officer by 5pm on Thursday 22 May 2014. The physical incapacity must have occurred after 5pm on Wednesday 14 May 2014. 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 14 May 2014.

Barry Quirk, Regional Returning Officer for London

Published by the Regional Returning Officer for London, Laurence House, Catford, London SE6 4RU on 14 April 2014

Further information and updates will be available on our 2014 European parliamentary election page.