Lewisham Borough Council has 1,837 empty homes

In October 2017, there were 1,837 unfurnished and empty homes in Lewisham Borough Council, of which 336 had been empty for longer than 2 years.

What your candidates say about empty homes

You'll be voting on 3 May in Perry Vale ward, where you have 10 candidates to choose from.

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

Bill Town, Liberal Democrats

This candidate is supporting the pledge

Alex Feakes, Liberal Democrats

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

John Paschoud, Labour and Co-operative Party

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

Susan Wise, Labour and Co-operative Party

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

Bettina Joan Ellissa Lawrence, Conservative and Unionist Party

Hasn't been sent the pledge yet

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Ion Catuneanu, Green Party

Hasn't been sent the pledge yet

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Katja Sarmiento-Mirwaldt, Liberal Democrats

Hasn't been sent the pledge yet

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Martin Coombs, Conservative and Unionist Party

Hasn't been sent the pledge yet

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Ross Farooq French, Conservative and Unionist Party

Hasn't been sent the pledge yet

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Sakina Sheikh, Labour and Co-operative Party

Hasn't been sent the pledge yet

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Candidate names and information from Democracy Club.

For candidates

Are you a candidate listed on this page? Learn how and why to take the pledge.

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.