Get election ready

The UK General Election is on 4 July.
You need valid photo ID to vote in person. Check your ID now.
If you don’t have valid ID, apply by 5pm on 26 June for a Voter Authority Certificate.  
Find out more about voting and elections in Southwark

Press office

Our press office is open 24 hours a day, 365 days per year. We provide accurate and up-to-the-minute information concerning council policy and issues affecting the borough.

If you are a journalist and you have a media enquiry please email:

If your enquiry is urgent and you need to speak to a press officer out of normal office hours, please call 020 7525 3374.

Special events and filming permission

All organisations wanting to hold an event within Southwark can contact our events team on 020 7525 2000.

Media requiring permission to film should contact the Southwark Film Office on 0207 620 0391.

Page last updated: 31 January 2024


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