Date: 29th September 2017
2018 Common Hall for the Election of the Lord Mayor
Common Hall is a meeting of the Liveryman of the City of London Livery Companies, held at Guildhall twice a year, to elect a number of municipal officers including the Sheriffs and the Lord Mayor.
The Lord Mayor is elected annually at Michaelmas, on 29 September and the City's Sheriffs are elected after Midsummer day on 26 June. The predominant role of the Sheriffs is to support the Lord Mayor in their official duties undertaken on behalf of the City of London Corporation.