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Holt Town Council By-election - Thursday 26 October 2017

An election to fill a vacant seat on Holt Town Council has been requested. If contested, polling day will take place on Thursday 26 October 2017.

Information for candidates

Nomination papers for candidates must be submitted between 10am and 4pm on any working day commencing from Friday 22 September 2017 until 4pm on Friday 29 September 2017. Nomination papers must be delivered by hand to Electoral Services, North Norfolk District Council, Holt Road, Cromer, NR27 9EN. Please ask for a member of the Electoral Services team at the main reception so that we can carry out an informal check of your nomination paper prior to submission. Guidance for candidates can be found by visiting the Electoral Commission website.

Further information will be provided as it becomes available.

Timetable of events 

Publication of Notice of Election Thursday 21 September 2017
Deadline for receipt of nominations 4pm Friday 29 September 2017
Deadline for withdrawal of candidate 4pm Friday 29 September 2017
Publication of Statement of Persons Nominated 4pm Monday 2 October 2017
Last date for registration Midnight Tuesday 10 October 2017
Deadline for receipt of postal vote applications 5pm Wednesday 11 October 2017
Publication of Notice of Poll Wednesday 18 October 2017
Deadline for receipt of proxy vote applications 5pm Wednesday 18 October 2017
Deadline for appointment of Poll and Count Agents Thursday 19 October 2017
Deadline for receipt of emergency proxy applications 5pm Thursday 26 October 2017
Polling day 7am to 10pm Thursday 26 October 2017
Deadline for submitting candidates expenses Thursday 23 November 2017