Cradley Parish Election 11th January 2018 Election Timetable

Deadline for new applications for first interim   Friday 1 December 2017
publication date    
Delivery of nomination papers: from the date stated   Monday 4 December 2017
on notice of election    
Publication of notice of election Not later than Monday 4 December 2017
Deadline for delivery of nomination papers 4pm Tuesday 12 December 2017
Deadline for withdrawals of nomination 4pm Tuesday 12 December 2017
Publication of first interim election notice of   Tuesday 12 December 2017
alteration    
Deadline for new applications for second interim   Tuesday 12 December 2017
publication date    
Publication of statement as to persons nominated Not later than 4pm Wednesday 13 December 2017
Deadline for receiving applications for registration   Thursday 21 December 2017
Deadline for receiving new postal vote and postal 5pm Friday 22 December 2017
proxy applications, and for changes to existing    
postal or proxy votes    
Publication of second interim election notice of   Friday 22 December 2017
alteration    
Deadline for receiving new applications to vote by 5pm Wednesday 3 January 2018
proxy (not postal proxies or emergency proxies)    
Publication of notice of poll Not later than Wednesday 3 January 2018
Deadline for notification of appointment of polling   Thursday 4 January 2018
and counting agents    
Publication of final election notice of alteration   Thursday 4 January 2018
First date that electors can apply for replacements   Friday 5 January 2018
for lost postal votes    
Last time to alter the register due to clerical error or 9pm Thursday 11 January 2018
court appeal    
Last time for re-issue of spoilt or lost postal votes 5pm Thursday 11 January 2018
POLLING DAY (7am to 10pm) Thursday 11 January 2018
Deadline for emergency proxy applications 5pm Thursday 11 January 2018
Last day for delivery of return as to election If result is declared before Thursday 8 February 2018
expenses midnight  
Last day for delivery of return as to election If result is declared after Friday 9 February 2018
expenses midnight  
Deadline for sending postal vote identifier rejection   Thursday 12 April 2018
notices    

Notice of Election

Election of Parish Councillors for the Area of Cradley Parish to be held on Thursday, 11th January 2018

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN THAT

1. An election is to be held for ELEVEN Parish Councillors for the said Parish.

2. Nomination papers may be obtained, during normal office hours, from the Returning Officer at the address shown below from the Council’s website www.herefordshire.gov.uk/elections or from your Parish Clerk. The Returning Officer will, at the request of an elector for any electoral area, prepare a nomination paper for signature.

3. Completed nomination papers must be delivered to the Returning Officer at the offices of Herefordshire Council, at the address shown below, on any day after the date of this notice, during normal office hours but before 4pm Tuesday, 12th
December 2017.

4. If the election is contested, the poll will take place on Thursday, 11th January 2018 between the hours of 7:00am and 10:00pm

5. Electors should take note that the deadline for new applications to vote by post or to change existing postal or proxy arrangements e.g. cancellation or re-direction etc must reach the Electoral Registration Officer at the address shown below by 5pm on Friday, 22nd December 2017 if they are to be effective for this election.

6. New applications to vote by proxy must be received by the Electoral Registration Officer by 5pm on Wednesday, 3rd January 2018.

7. The deadline for new applications to be received by the Electoral Registration Officer to vote by proxy on grounds of occupation, service or employment or a medical condition, illness or disability arising after 5pm on Wednesday, 3rd January 2018 is not later than 5pm on Thursday, 11th January 2018

Dated: Monday, 4th December 2017 Alistair Neill
Returning Officer
Herefordshire Council,
Electoral Services,
Town Hall,
St Owen Street,
Hereford,
HR1 2PJ