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 William Morris 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.

David Angus Robert Hamilton, Green Party

This candidate is supporting the pledge

Umar Ali, Labour Party

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

Millie Balkan, Conservative and Unionist Party

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

Grace Mae Williams, Labour Party

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

Joe Lacey-Holland, Labour Party

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

Benjamin Connon, Conservative and Unionist Party

Hasn't been sent the pledge yet

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Dexter Coles, Conservative and Unionist Party

Hasn't been sent the pledge yet

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Jan-Dinant Schreuder, Liberal Democrats

Hasn't been sent the pledge yet

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Ken Douglas, Trade Unionist and Socialist Coalition

Hasn't been sent the pledge yet

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Michael Joseph Rodden, Liberal Democrats

Hasn't been sent the pledge yet

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Paula Mitchell, Trade Unionist and Socialist Coalition

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.