Parish Council Elections - 2nd May 2019

YAPTON PARISH COUNCIL

PARISH COUNCIL ELECTIONS – 2ND MAY 2019

THE NOTICE OF ELECTION HAS BEEN PUBLISHED BY ARUN DISTRICT COUNCIL AND CAN BE FOUND BY CLICKING HERE

The following is a summary of the key dates and process to be followed in connection with the election of 10 Parish Councillors to the Yapton Parish Council. If contested, the election will take place on the 2nd May 2019.

Notice of Election - to be published 18 March 2019

Tuesday 19th March 2019

1st date to deliver nomination papers to the Returning Officer at Arun District Council - Nominations must be delivered by hand within normal office hours

Wednesday 3rd April 2019

Not later than 4pm - Deadline for the delivery of nomination papers to the Returning Officer at Arun District Council

Not later than 4pm Deadline for withdrawals of nomination 

Not later than 4pm - Deadline for Appointment of Election Agents

Publication of Notice of Election Agents

Publication of 1st interim Notice of Alteration to Register of Electors

Thursday 4th April 2019

Statement of Persons Nominated published

The candidates nominated for the Yapton Ward of the District Council can be found by following the link here:

https://www.arun.gov.uk/download.cfm?doc=docm93jijm4n13711.pdf&ver=13945

The candidates nominated for the Yapton Village Ward of the Yapton Parish Council can be found by following the link here:

https://www.arun.gov.uk/download.cfm?doc=docm93jijm4n13768.pdf&ver=14003

The candidates nominated for the Hoe Lane Ward of the Yapton Parish Council can be found by following the link here:

https://www.arun.gov.uk/download.cfm?doc=docm93jijm4n13763.pdf&ver=13998

As 7 persons were returned uncontested, there will be no elction for the Parish Council and the remaining 3 places will be filled by co-option.

Declaration of Uncontested Elections - published 4 April (only for uncontested parishes/parish wards)

Not later than 5pm - Deadline for new applications to vote by proxy (except for emergencies)

Friday 12th April 2019

Deadline for registration applications to vote in the election

Monday 15 April 2019

Not later than 5pm - Deadline for requests for new postal votes or to change or cancel an existing postal vote or proxy appointment

Wednesday 24th April 2019

Notice of Poll and Polling Stations to be published

Declarations of Result of Poll - to be published on 3 May 2019 once the result has been declared at the counting of the votes – elected Councillors will take up their positions formally on the 7th May 2019

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Nomination packs will be available at the candidates and agents briefings. ADC will also be making blank nomination packs available on the website (from 15 February 2019) by using the following link:

https://www.arun.gov.uk/town-parish-council-elections

You may be able to find details on the candidates standing by visiting the Democracy Club website https://whocanivotefor.co.uk/

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How do I find my polling station?

You can find your polling station on your poll card.  We now have an interactive tool to help residents find their polling station, if they have mislaid their poll card.  Please visit our Find my Polling Station page.  Please note you do not need your poll card to vote.

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