By-election called in Hambleton District

Polling station

A district council by-election will be held on Thursday 25 November.

The election in the Hambleton ward of Raskelf and White Horse follows the resignation of Councillor Jill Mortimer.

Local residents have until 4pm on Friday 29 October to submit candidate nominations. Nomination packs can be issued by emailing [email protected].

Guidance about being an election candidate and the various election procedures is available online from the Electoral Commission at www.electoralcommission.org.uk.

The deadline for new voter registration applications is Tuesday 9 November 2021 and the deadline to apply for a postal vote is 5pm on Wednesday 10 November 2021. Recent home movers should check that they have updated the electoral register and are eligible to vote.

If the election is contested voters will go to the polls on November 25.

If you have any questions regarding registration or the electoral process contact Hambleton District Council on 01609 779977 or email [email protected].

Published: 20th October 2021

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