An election has been called to fill the four vacancies on Upper Rissington Parish Council and the council is calling on residents who are passionate about their community to stand.

Nomination papers are available to download below and the elections team can supply paper copies on request. To stand for election you must be over 18 AND a British, Commonwealth or EU citizen AND live or work in the parish or within 3 miles of it on the day of your election.

Completed nomination papers must be delivered by hand to the Returning Officer at the offices of Cotswold District Council, Trinity Road, Cirencester, Glos, GL7 1PX on any working day (excluding bank holidays) between the hours of 9am to 5pm Monday to Friday and no later than 4pm on Friday 20 September 2019.

Details of the candidates that have nominated will be published after 4 pm on Friday 20 September 2019.

If the election is contested, a poll will take place on Thursday 17 October 2019.

Please see the notice of election for details.

Questions about the elections process should be directed to the elections team: elections@cotswold.gov.uk.

Any questions about the parish council, please contact the Clerk: clerk@upperrissington-pc.gov.uk.