Elections

ELECTION OF NORFOLK COUNTY COUNCILLORS

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN THAT:

1. Elections are to be held of COUNTY COUNCILLORS for the divisions listed below

2. ONE councillor is to be elected for each division as shown in the table below:

 

Division No. of councillors to be elected
ACLE 1
AYLSHAM 1
BLOFIELD AND BRUNDALL 1
DRAYTON AND HORSFORD 1
HELLESDON 1
HEVINGHAM AND SPIXWORTH 1
OLD CATTON 1
REEPHAM 1
SPROWSTON 1
TAVERHAM 1
THORPE ST ANDREW 1
WOODSIDE 1
WROXHAM 1

3. NOMINATION PAPERS

Nomination Papers may be obtained from the DEPUTY RETURNING OFFICER, BROADLAND DISTRICT COUNCIL, THORPE LODGE, 1 YARMOUTH ROAD, THORPE ST ANDREW, NORWICH, NR7 0DU who at the request of an elector for any electoral area prepare a nomination for signature.

4. DELIVERY OF NOMINATION PAPERS

Nomination papers must be delivered during normal office hours (9.00am and 5.00 pm) on any working day from the date of this notice, but not later than 4pm on Tuesday 4 April 2017, to the DEPUTY RETURNING OFFICER, BROADLAND DISTRICT COUNCIL, THORPE LODGE, 1 YARMOUTH ROAD, THORPE ST ANDREW, NORWICH NR7 0DU.

5. POLL

If the election in respect of any division is contested, the poll will take place on THURSDAY, 4 MAY 2017.

6. ABSENT VOTES

Applications, amendments or cancellations of postal votes must reach the Electoral Registration Officer, BROADLAND DISTRICT COUNCIL, THORPE LODGE, 1 YARMOUTH ROAD, THORPE ST ANDREW, NORWICH, NR7 0DU by 5pm on Tuesday 18 April 2017 if they are to be effective for this election. Applications for a proxy vote must reach the Electoral Registration Officer by 5pm on Tuesday 25 April 2017. New applications to vote by emergency proxy on the grounds of physical incapacity or for work reasons must be received by not later than 5pm, Thursday, 4 May 2017. The physical incapacity must have occurred after 5 pm on 25 April 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 5 pm on 25 April 2017.

PHIL KIRBY

DATED: 27 March 2017 DEPUTY RETURNING OFFICER

Printed & Published by the DEPUTY RETURNING OFFICER BROADLAND DISTRICT COUNCIL THORPE LODGE 1 YARMOUTH ROAD THORPE ST ANDREW NORWICH NR7 0DU

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