Skip to content

Be A Councillor

Have you thought about becoming a District or Parish/Town Councillor?

Local Elections will be taking place in Stroud on Thursday 2nd of May 2024. 

'Be a Councillor' Events

We are holding another 'Be a Councillor' event in on Wednesday 21st February 2024 at 6pm. The event will include further information about the steps needed to stand for election and give you the chance to ask current Councillors more about the role and support provided. If you would like to attend the event please email so that we can ensure there is enough seating available.


The Local Government Association have now launched their 2023/24 Be a Councillor Events, click here for more information.

The resources from the 'Be a Councillor' event held on Wednesday 6 September 2023 can be found below:

Presentation Slides

District Presentation Slides

Parish Presentation Slides

'Be a Councillor' Guidebook

District Guidance Booklet

Parish Guidance Booklet

For frequently asked questions (FAQ's) about becoming a Councillor please see section 2 on our FAQ page.

Share this page