Stone Parish Council

Notice of election for St John’s Ward, Stone


Election of a Parish Councillor

For the Area of Stone, St John’s Ward

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN THAT

1. Nomination papers must be delivered to the Returning Officer, Electoral Services, Civic Centre, Home Gardens, Dartford, Kent DA1 1DR on any working day from the date of publication of this notice (excluding bank holidays) but no later than 4pm on Friday, 28th July 2017.

2. Nomination papers may be obtained from the office of the Returning Officer, Electoral Services, Dartford Borough Council, Civic Centre, Home Gardens, Dartford DA1 1DR during the times stated above.

3. If the election is contested, the poll will take place on Thursday, 24th August 2017 between the hours of 7am and 10pm

4. Applications to register to vote must reach the Electoral Registration Officer by 12 midnight on Tuesday, 8th August 2017. Applications can be made online: https://www.gov.uk/register-to-vote.

5. Applications, amendments or cancellations of postal votes must reach the Electoral Registration Officer at Civic Centre, Home Gardens, Dartford, Kent DA1 1DR by 5pm on Wednesday, 9th August 2017

6. Applications to vote by proxy at this election must reach the Electoral Registration Officer at Civic Centre, Home Gardens, Dartford, Kent DA1 1DR by 5pm on Wednesday, 16th August 2017

7. Applications to vote by emergency proxy at this election on the grounds of physical incapacity or for work/service reasons must reach the Electoral Registration Officer at Civic Centre, Home Gardens, Dartford, Kent DA1 1DR by 5pm on polling day. The physical incapacity must have occurred after 5pm on Wednesday, 16 August 2017.To apply on the grounds of work/service, the person must have become aware that they cannot go to the polling station in person after 5pm on Wednesday, 16th August 2017.