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Notice of Election for Two Councillors – Nominations By 9 November

An election for TWO Parish Councillors for Upper Rissington Parish Council will take place on Thursday 6 December.

The Notice of Election has now been published and nomination papers are available to download.  Paper copies can be obtained from the office of the Returning Officer at Cotswold District Council.

Anyone wishing to stand as a candidate at this election must complete and return a nomination paper by 4pm on Friday 9 November 2018. Please contact the Elections Team if you need any information or assistance, on 01285 623002 or elections@cotswold.gov.uk.

Applications to register to vote at this election must reach the Electoral Registration Officer at the Council Offices by midnight on Tuesday 20 November 2018.

 

Please Register To Vote Now!

Over 85% of residents in the Cotswold District have now responded to the Council’s annual canvass to ensure that the electoral register is up to date. The Council sent out electoral registration forms to households at the end of August, and reminders in September. Canvassers are now out and about, visiting properties which have not yet returned their form.

If you receive a visit from a canvasser, please complete the form and return it to them. Alternatively, you can register online www.householdresponse.com/cotswold or return the form by post.

To avoid a visit from one of our canvassers, please return your form to us now. If you are not on the electoral register, you will not be able to vote and may be refused credit when shopping or conducting other transactions.

Residents who haven’t received a form should contact the Elections Team immediately on 01285 623002.

Sarah Dalby, the Electoral Services Manager for CDC, says,
“Being on the register means you can vote and will also help with your credit rating. Please check the details printed on the inside of the electoral registration form. If the information is correct, all you need to do is confirm your registration either online, by text, Freephone or post. If you need to make changes, you can register online or by post.”

For more information or for help or advice, contact the Elections Team on 01285 623002.

Via press release from Cotswold District Council on 17 October 2018.

Notice of Election for Two Councillors – Nominations By 5 October

An election for TWO Parish Councillors for Upper Rissington Parish Council will take place on Thursday 1 November.

The Notice of Election has now been published and nomination papers are available to download. Paper copies can be obtained from the office of the Returning Officer at Cotswold District Council Offices in Cirencester.

Anyone wishing to stand as a candidate at this election must complete and return a nomination paper by 4pm on Thursday 5 October 2018. Please contact Please contact the Elections Team if you need any other information or assistance, on 01285 623002 or elections@cotswold.gov.uk.

Details of the candidates that have been nominated will be published on the CDC website after 4pm on Thursday 5 October 2018.

 

 

Notice of Election – Nominations By 23 August – Updated

Update 28 August: No nominations have been received and so the election will need to be rerun with a new date.

Following the resignation of Marc Buffery, a notice of election for one councillor has been issued.

Anyone wishing to stand as a candidate at this election must complete and return a nomination paper by 4 pm on Thursday 23 August 2018. These are available to download below.

If the election is contested, a poll will take place on Thursday 20 September 2018.