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|Monday 27 March||Notice of Election Published|
|Tuesday 04 April 4.00pm||Candidate Nomination Deadline|
|Monday 17 April Midnight||Register to Vote Deadline|
|Tuesday 18 April 5.00pm||Postal Vote Deadline|
|Tuesday 25 April 5.00pm||Proxy Vote Deadline|
|Thursday 04 May||Polling Day|
Important information and guidance for candidates considering standing for election is available from the Electoral Commission.
Anyone interested in standing as a candidate is encouraged to register their interest by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org.
Any submission of nominations must be done in person and a prior appointment should be arranged. Nominations should be emailed to email@example.com beforehand to allow an informal check.
Candidate nomination packs for are available from the Electoral Commission.
View the candidate nomination pack
The window for candidates to submit their nominations will open at 10:00am on Tuesday 28 March and closes on 4:00pm on Tuesday 04 April.
You must email firstname.lastname@example.org to arrange an appointment, all nomination papers must be submitted by hand.
We suggest emailing a copy of your nomination to the election office for an informal check before formally handing in any nominations. This will reduce the time spent in the office.
Information and guidance for you as a voter can be found on the Electoral Commission’s website.
You can register to vote online.
If you have registered to vote at your property and have not moved since, you do not need to re-register to vote.
If you are unsure if you are registered, you can contact us to check.
Any applications should be made as soon as possible.
Page last reviewed: 13 January 2023
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