Guidance and resources that you need if you are a candidate or agent at a local government election in Wolverhampton.

All our local elections will be taking place on Thursday 4 May 2023. This page will be updated with guidance and resources following the candidates' and agents' briefing.

The Returning Officer will be holding a briefing online for prospective candidates and agents on Monday 6 March 2023 at 5.30pm. If you would like to receive the link to attend the briefing, please email

If you would like to find out more about becoming a councillor you can find out more on our Be a Councillor page.