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NOTICE OF ELECTION

Durham County

Election of Parish Councillors for

WOODLAND PARISH

 

1. An election is to be held of Seven Councillor(s) for Woodland Parish.

 2. Nomination papers may be obtained from the offices of the Returning Officer, Room 1/104-115, County Hall, Durham, DH1 5UL during the times stated below.

 3. Nomination papers must be delivered, by hand, to the Returning Officer, Durham Room, County Hall, Durham, DH1 5UL, between 10am and 4pm on any working day from Friday 26 March 2021 (excluding bank holidays) but no later than 4pm on Thursday 8 April 2021.

 4. If any election is contested the poll will take place on Thursday, 6 May 2021.

 5. Applications to register to vote must reach the Electoral Registration Officer by 12 midnight on Monday 19 April 2021. Applications can be made online: https://www.gov.uk/register-to-vote.

 6. Applications, amendments or cancellations of postal votes must reach the Electoral Registration Officer at Room 1/104-115, County Hall, Durham, DH1 5UL by 5 pm on Tuesday, 20 April 2021.

 7. Applications to vote by proxy at this election must reach the Electoral Registration Officer at Room 1/104-115, County Hall, Durham, DH1 5UL by 5 pm on Tuesday, 27 April 2021.

 8. Applications to vote by emergency proxy at this election must reach the Electoral Registration Officer at Room 1/104-115, County Hall, Durham, DH1 5UL by 5 pm on Thursday, 6 May 2021.

 

Dated Thursday 25 March 2021                                                                   John Hewitt

                                                                                                                    Returning Officer





Your Parish Council is there to represent local people and is always keen to involve local people and encourage them to put forward their views.  There are a number of ways you can support our work:
  • Attend parish council meetings
  • Consider standing to become a parish councillor. (Currently 3 unfilled vacancies)
  • Contact us with any issues of importance to our community