Notice of Vacancy

Published: 29 March 2021

RIBBLE VALLEY BOROUGH COUNCIL
 
Election of Parish Councillors
 
for the Parish Wards listed below
 

Parish Wards

Number of Parish Councillors to be elected

Longridge Town Council, Alston Ward

One

Bolton By Bowland,Gisburn Forest & Sawley, Bolton By Bowland Ward

One

 1.     Forms of nomination for Parish Elections may be obtained from Clerks to Parish Councils or Council Offices, Church Walk, Clitheroe, BB7 2RA from the Returning Officer who will, at the request of an elector for any electoral area prepare a nomination paper for signature.
 
 2.     Nomination papers must be delivered to the Returning Officer, Council Offices, Church Walk, Clitheroe, BB7 2RA on any day after the date of this notice Monday to Friday 9am to 5pm (excluding bank holidays) but no later than 4 pm on Thursday, 8th April 2021.
 3.     If any election is contested the poll will take place on Thursday, 6th May 2021.
 4.     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.
 5.     Applications, amendments or cancellations of postal votes and amendments or cancellations of proxy votes must reach the Electoral Registration Officer at Council Offices, Church Walk, Clitheroe, BB7 2RA by 5 pm on Tuesday, 20th April 2021.
  6.     New applications to vote by proxy at this election must reach the Electoral Registration Officer at Council Offices, Church Walk, Clitheroe, BB7 2RA by 5 pm on Tuesday, 27th April 2021.
  7.     Applications to vote by emergency proxy at this election on grounds of physical incapacity or for work/service reasons must reach the Electoral Registration Officer at Council Offices, Church Walk, Clitheroe, BB7 2RA by 5 pm on Thursday, 6th May 2021. The physical incapacity must have occurred after 5 pm on Tuesday, 27th April 2021. 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 5 pm on Tuesday, 27th April 2021
                                                                                                             Marshal Scott
Dated 29th March 2021                                                                           Returning Officer
 
Printed and published by The Returning Officer, Ribble Valley Borough Council, Council Offices, Church Walk, Clitheroe BB7 2RA