Bexley Borough Council has 735 empty homes

In October 2017, there were 735 unfurnished and empty homes in Bexley Borough Council, of which 168 had been empty for longer than 2 years.

What your candidates say about empty homes

You'll be voting on 3 May in Sidcup 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 Bexley Borough Council, and work to end the scandal of properties being left empty? Here's what they said.

Jonathan Rooks, Green Party

This candidate is supporting the pledge

David Michael Kurten, UK Independence Party (UKIP)

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

Laurence Williams, The Liberal Party

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

Simone Reynolds, Liberal Democrats

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

June Elizabeth Slaughter, Conservative and Unionist Party

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

Cheryl Bacon, Conservative and Unionist Party

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

Adrian Donald Paul, Liberal Democrats

Hasn't been sent the pledge yet

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David Frederick Sexton, Liberal Democrats

Hasn't been sent the pledge yet

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Derek Charles Steedman, Labour Party

Hasn't been sent the pledge yet

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Jo Chodha, Labour Party

Hasn't been sent the pledge yet

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John Brooks, British National Party

Hasn't been sent the pledge yet

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Peter Edward Charles, Labour Party

Hasn't been sent the pledge yet

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Richard Thornton Diment, Conservative and Unionist Party

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.