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 Chingford Green ward, where you have 9 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.

Miranda James, Green Party

This candidate is supporting the pledge

Andy Hemsted, Conservative and Unionist Party

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

Nick Halebi, Conservative and Unionist Party

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

Anton Ian Noel Lyons, Labour Party

Hasn't been sent the pledge yet

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Jeniffer Elizabeth Sullivan, Liberal Democrats

Hasn't been sent the pledge yet

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Joan Margaret Carder, Liberal Democrats

Hasn't been sent the pledge yet

We don't have an email address for this candidate.
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Kay Isa, 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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Kieran Falconer, Labour Party

Hasn't been sent the pledge yet

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Shameem Katharina Alexandra Highfield, Labour Party

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.