Notice of Election for Bidford East

Election of a councillor to the parish of Bidford-on-Avon (East)

Anyone wishing to stand can request an Election Pack from the Clerk by email info@bidfordonavon-pc.gov.uk  Anyone wishing to propose or second a candidate must live within the Bidford East Ward: to confirm whether they do or not,  this, please contact the Clerk on the email address above.

  1. An election is to be held of ONE parish councillor for the Bidford-on-Avon East ward.
  2. Forms of nomination for the Parish Election may be obtained from Clerk to Parish Council or Elizabeth House, Church Street, Stratford-upon-Avon, CV37 6HX from the Returning Officer who will, at the request of an elector for the electoral area prepare a nomination paper for signature.
  3. Nomination papers must be delivered to the Returning Officer, Elizabeth House, Church Street, Stratford-upon-Avon, CV37 6HX on any day after the date of this notice but no later than 4 pm on Friday, 14th January 2022.
  4. If the election is contested the poll will take place on Thursday, 10th February 2022.
  5. Applications to register to vote must reach the Electoral Registration Officer by 12 midnight on Tuesday25th January 2022. 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 Elizabeth House, Church Street, Stratford-upon-Avon, CV37 6HX by 5 pm on Wednesday, 26th January 2022.
  7. Applications to vote by proxy at this election must reach the Electoral Registration Officer at Elizabeth House, Church Street, Stratford-upon-Avon, CV37 6HX by 5 pm on Wednesday, 2nd February 2022.
  8. Applications to vote by proxy at this election applied for on grounds of physical incapacity, where that physical incapacity occurred after 5 pm on Wednesday, 2nd February 2022, must reach the Electoral Registration Officer at Elizabeth House, Church Street, Stratford-upon-Avon, CV37 6HX by 5 pm on Thursday, 10th February 2022.

Dated Thursday 6 January 2022

David Buckland Returning Officer

Stratford-on-Avon District Council Alcester Town (Oversley) and Bidford-on- Avon Parish Council (East) Elections

Timetable of Proceedings for Thursday 10 February 2022

Publication of Notice of Election Thursday 6 January 2022
Receipt of Nominations 04:00 pm Friday 14 January 2022
Withdrawal of Candidate 04:00 pm Friday 14 January 2022
Appointment of Election Agents 04:00 pm Friday 14 January 2022
Publication of Notice of Election Agents 04:00 pm Friday 14 January 2022
Publication of Statements of Persons Nominated 04:00 pm Monday 17 January 2022
Last Date for Registration Tuesday 25 January 2022
Receipt of Postal Vote Applications 05:00 pm Wednesday 26 January 2022
Publication of Notice of Poll Wednesday 2 February 2022
Receipt of Proxy Vote Applications 05:00 pm Wednesday 2 February 2022
Appointment of Poll and Count Agents Thursday 3 February 2022
First Day to Issue Replacement Lost Postal Ballot Papers Friday 4 February 2022
Last Day to Issue Replacement Spoilt or Lost Postal Ballot Papers 05:00 pm Thursday 10 February 2022
Receipt of Emergency Proxy Vote Applications 05:00 pm Thursday 10 February 2022
Day of Poll 07:00 am to 10:00 pm Thursday 10 February 2022
Declaration of Candidates Expenses Thursday 10 March 2022