Governor Elections

Notice of Election 2019

If you would like to give your community a voice in shaping local healthcare services, consider nominating yourself to be a King’s Governor.

Nominations have now closed.

In 2019, governor vacancies will become available in the following constituencies:

  • Public (Bromley) – four vacancies
  • Public (Lewisham) – one vacancy
  • Public (Lambeth) – one vacancy
  • Public (Southwark) – one vacancy
  • Patient – three vacancies
  • Staff (Nursing and Midwifery) – one vacancy

Election timetable

  • Nominations closed at 5pm on Monday 15 July 2019.
  • Requests for withdrawal of nominations must be received by 5pm on Monday 22 July 2019.
  • For all contested seats, the poll will open on Thursday 1 August 2019 and close at 5pm on Monday 16 September 2019.

How to stand for election

To stand as governor you must be 16 or over and be a Member of the Trust in a constituency in which an election is being held. We have information on becoming a member, or if you have any enquiries you can email the Membership office on or call 020 3299 8785.

To complete a nomination form online or for more information, visit the King's Electoral Reform Services website.

If you would like a hard copy nomination form or for more information on the election process, please contact the Returning Officer, Ciara Norris:

Telephone: 020 8889 9203
Post: Electoral Reform Services, 33 Clarendon Road, London N8 0NW

Further information