Waltham Forest Borough Council has 1,077 empty homes

In October 2017, there were 1,077 unfurnished and empty homes in Waltham Forest Borough Council, of which 142 had been empty for longer than 2 years.

What your candidates say about empty homes

You'll be voting on 3 May in Chapel End ward, where you have 11 candidates to choose from.

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

Susan Mary Wheat, Green Party

This candidate is supporting the pledge

Steve Terry, Labour and Co-operative Party

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

Paul Douglas, Labour and Co-operative Party

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

Louise Mitchell, Labour and Co-operative Party

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

Adam Graham Pike, Liberal Democrats

Hasn't been sent the pledge yet

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Fatlum Lushi, 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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James Simmons, 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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Kevin Parslow, Trade Unionist and Socialist Coalition

Hasn't been sent the pledge yet

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

Hasn't been sent the pledge yet

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Peter John Sigrist, Liberal Democrats

Hasn't been sent the pledge yet

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Rachelle Francesca Harris, Liberal Democrats

Hasn't been sent the pledge yet

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Candidate names and information from Democracy Club.

For candidates

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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.