Mayor of Bedford
This election will be held on Thursday 4 May 2023.
The official candidate list has not yet been published. However, we expect at least three candidates in the Bedford Borough Council mayoral election. You can help improve this page: add information about candidates to our database.
Conservative and Unionist Party
The official candidate list should be published on 4 April 2023.
The Mayor of Bedford is elected to lead Bedford Council. The Mayor chairs the council cabinet, directs the council's strategy, and sets the budget. The Mayor's decisions can only be overturned by a two-thirds majority of councillors.
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