An Election is to be held for a Member of Parliament to serve the Colchester constituency and the Harwich and North Essex constituency.
|Notice of Election published||4:00 pm Monday 11 November|
|Notice of Poll published||4:00 pm Thursday 14 November|
|Deadline for candidate nominations||4:00 pm Thursday 14 November|
|Postal vote application deadline||5:00 pm Tuesday 26 November|
|Registration to vote deadline||Midnight Tuesday 26 November|
|Proxy vote application deadline||5:00 pm Wednesday 4 December|
|Election Day||7:00 am to 10:00 pm Thursday 12 December|
It is our intention to dispatch postal votes for existing postal voters on Friday 22 November. There will be a subsequent dispatch of postal votes on Friday 29 November.
For electors in Colchester Borough, the Electoral Registration Officer is contactable via firstname.lastname@example.org or 01206 282820.
For the villages listed below, the Electoral Registration Officer is contactable via email@example.com or 01255 686566: Alresford, Ardleigh, Bradfield, Brightlingsea, Elmstead, Frating, Great Bentley, Great Bromley, Great Oakley, Harwich and Dovercourt, Lawford, Little Bentley, Little Bromley, Little Oakley, Manningtree, Mistley, Parkeston, Ramsey, Tendring, Thorrington, Wix and Wrabness
Applications to vote by emergency proxy may be made if after 5pm on Wednesday 4 December you learned that you are unable to attend your polling station because of either your occupation or a medical condition. The application must reach the Electoral Registration Officer by 5pm on Thursday 12 December.
Once completed any application forms need to be submitted to the Electoral Registration Officer for your area. A scanned copy can be sent to the relevant email address. Any application will need to be received by the relevant deadline.