Who Can I Vote For?

Mayor of London

This election will be held on Thursday 6 May 2021.

You can choose from 20 candidates in the Greater London Authority mayoral election.

How you vote This election uses Supplementary Vote.

Mark an X in the first column for your first choice. Mark an X in the second column for your second choice. You do not have to mark a second choice.

Read the instructions at the top of your ballot paper carefully.

For more information, visit The Electoral Commission's website or ask an official at your polling station.

The official candidate list was published on 8 April 2021.

The Mayor of London sets the overall strategy and vision for Greater London. They are responsible for areas such as police and fire services, transport, housing, planning and the environment. They control a combined budget of over £18 billion.

Find out more about the Mayor of London and London Assembly at the London Elects website.

View the official information booklet (PDF).

Election events

You can meet candidates and question them at online events (often known as 'hustings'). Here are some events that are taking place:

Wednesday 28 April 2021 10:00: 2021 Mayor of London Business Hustings

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