Notice of election - election of a councillor for Pocklington Town Council

An election is to be held for a councillor for the Pocklington Town Council.

Thursday, 20th May 2021, 2:45 pm
An election is to be held for a councillor for the Pocklington Town Council. If the election is contested, the poll will take place on Thursday, July 1, 2021.

Nomination papers may be obtained from Electoral Services, County Hall, Beverley, East Riding of Yorkshire, HU17 9BA.

Call 01482 393300 or email [email protected] or visit www.eastriding.gov.uk/elections

Nomination papers must be delivered by hand to Electoral Services, County Hall, Beverley, East Riding of Yorkshire, HU17 9BA on any day after the date of this notice, but not later than 4pm on Friday, June 4 2021.

Candidates wishing to stand, are asked to contact the Electoral Services Team on 01482 393300 to make arrangements to submit their nomination papers.

If the election is contested, the poll will take place on Thursday, July 1, 2021.

The last date for registration of new electors to the area to be effective for this election is midnight on Tuesday, June 15, 2021.

New applications to vote by post and requests to cancel or change an existing postal or proxy vote must reach the Electoral Registration Officer at Electoral Services, County Hall, Beverley by 5pm on Wednesday, June 16, 2021, if they are to be effective for this election.

New applications to vote by proxy must reach the Electoral Registration Officer at Electoral Services, County Hall, Beverley by 5pm on Wednesday, June 23, 2021, if they are to be effective for this election.

Applications to vote by emergency proxy on the grounds of a medical emergency or where a person’s occupation, service or employment means they are unable to attend at their polling station (and this could not have been foreseen before the deadline for ordinary proxy applications) must reach the Electoral Registration Officer at Electoral Services, County Hall, Beverley by 5pm on Thursday, July 1, 2021 if they are to be effective for this election.