Brent Borough Council has 615 empty homes

In October 2017, there were 615 unfurnished and empty homes in Brent Borough Council, of which 158 had been empty for longer than 2 years.

What your candidates say about empty homes

You'll be voting on 3 May in Queens Park ward, where you have 13 candidates to choose from.

We emailed candidates to ask: If elected, will you vote to double council tax on empty homes in Brent Borough Council, and work to end the scandal of properties being left empty? Here's what they said.

Emma Ko, Women's Equality Party

This candidate is supporting the pledge

Their comments: Absolutely on board with this pledge - our housing is in crisis and yet homes stand empty. It is crucial to disincentivise owners of homes to keep them empty
John Mansook, Green Party

Has been sent the pledge, but hasn't replied yet

Lawrence McNally, Green Party

Has been sent the pledge, but hasn't replied yet

James Denselow, Labour Party

Has been sent the pledge, but hasn't replied yet

Eleanor Southwood, Labour Party

Has been sent the pledge, but hasn't replied yet

Chris Alley, Conservative and Unionist Party

Hasn't been sent the pledge yet

We don't have an email address for this candidate.
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Deborah Unger, Liberal Democrats

Hasn't been sent the pledge yet

We don't have an email address for this candidate.
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Ellie Phipps, Conservative and Unionist Party

Hasn't been sent the pledge yet

We don't have an email address for this candidate.
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Hussain Khan, Liberal Democrats

Hasn't been sent the pledge yet

We don't have an email address for this candidate.
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Neil Benjamin Nerva, Labour Party

Hasn't been sent the pledge yet

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Nick Vose, Conservative and Unionist Party

Hasn't been sent the pledge yet

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Poppy Stockbridge, Green Party

Hasn't been sent the pledge yet

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Virginia Bonham Carter, Liberal Democrats

Hasn't been sent the pledge yet

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Candidate names and information from Democracy Club.

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Where and how to vote

You can vote between 7am and 10pm on Thursday 3 May 2018 at your local polling station. You don't need to take your polling card with you, or any ID. Find your polling station.