The Prime Minister, Tony Blair, has called for a general election on the 5th of May.
To look up your ward, learn who your local Councillors are and where you vote, you can use this online tool.
If you cannot physically vote on 5 May, you can arrange to vote by proxy or post.
There is also a by-election for the Twickenham Riverside Ward. If you vote in that ward, you can learn more about it here.