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Chittlehamholt Parish Council - 1 Vacancy

Reason for vacancy - Resignation of Helen Hollick
Election Day - To be advised if election requested
Stage - Notice of Vacancy published 24 April 2017

An election to fill the vacancy will be held if by the 15 May 2017 notice in writing of a request for such an election is given to the Returning Officer, North Devon Council, Lynton House, Commercial Road, Barnstaple, EX31 1DG by ten electors of the Parish. In the event of no such request being made the vacancy will be filled by co-option by the Parish Council. A draft request for use can be downloaded via the link. 

Request for election (pdf 11KB)

North Devon Constituency - 1 Vacancy

Reason for vacancy - Parliamentary Election
Election Day - Thursday 8 June 2017
Stage - Pending

Timetable:
Dissolution of Parliament - Wednesday 3 May
Receipt of Writ - Thursday 4 May
Notice of Election publication no later than 4pm - Monday 8 May
Delivery of Nomination Papers - From the day after publication of the Notice of Election (between the hours of 10am and 4pm) until 4pm on Thursday 11 May 
Deadline for withdrawals of nomination - 4pm - Thursday 11 May
Deadline for notification of appointment of election agent - 4pm - Thursday 11 May
Publication of statement of persons nominated, including notice of poll and situation of polling stations - by 5pm - Thursday 11 May
Last day to register to be eligible to vote in these elections - Monday 22 May
Last day for new applications to vote by post or to change existing absent vote details (eg. cancellation, redirection of ballot papers, etc.) - 5:00pm - Tuesday 23 May
Last day for applications to vote by proxy - 5:00pm - Wednesday 31 May
Last day for notice of appointment of counting agents (and polling agents) - Thursday 1 June
Deadline for notification of appointments of sub agents - Tuesday 6 June
Last day to issue replacement spoilt or lost ballot papers - 5:00pm - Thursday 8 June
Last day for new applications to vote by proxy on grounds of medical emergency or work/study reasons - 5:00pm - Thursday 8 June
Polling day - 7:00am to 10:00pm - Thursday 8 June
Verification of Ballot Papers, Count of Ballot Papers and declaration of results - North Devon Leisure Centre, Barnstaple - 10:00pm until finish - Thursday 8 June

Barnstaple Town Council - Central Ward - 1 Vacancy

Reason for vacancy - Non Attendance of Cllr A Dawson
Election Day - To be advised if election requested
Stage - Notice of Vacancy published 13 April 2017

An election to fill the vacancy will be held if by the 8 May 2017 notice in writing of a request for such an election is given to the Returning Officer, North Devon Council, Lynton House, Commercial Road, Barnstaple, EX31 1DG by TEN electors for the CENTRAL WARD, Barnstaple Town Council. In the event of no such request being made the vacancy will be filled by co-option. A draft request for use can be downloaded via the link. 

Request for election (pdf 11KB)

East Anstey Parish Council - 1 Vacancy

Reason for vacancy - Death of Cllr Charles Gillett
Election Day - To be advised if election requested
Stage - Notice of Vacancy published 12 April 2017

An election to fill the vacancy will be held if by the 5 May 2017 notice in writing of a request for such an election is given to the Returning Officer, North Devon Council, Lynton House, Commercial Road, Barnstaple, EX31 1DG by ten electors of the Parish. In the event of no such request being made the vacancy will be filled by co-option by the Parish Council. A draft request for use can be downloaded via the link. 

Request for election (pdf 11KB)

Devon County Council - 8 Vacancies 

Reason for vacancies - 4 year cycle of elections
Election Day - Thursday 4 May 2017
Stage - Nominations closed 4 April 2017 

View the list of validly nominated Candidates

Devon County Council Election information

Optional Downloads for Candidates.

Electoral Register Request Form (pdf 10KB)
Absent Voters List Request Form (pdf 10KB)

Timetable:
Notice of Election (pdf 12KB) published Monday 27 March.
Statement of Persons Nominated (pdf 125KB)
Notice of election agents (pdf 91KB)
Last day to register to be eligible to vote in these elections - Thursday 13 April
Last day for new applications to vote by post or to change existing absent vote details (eg. cancellation, redirection of ballot papers, etc.) - 5:00pm - Tuesday 18 April
Notice of Poll - by 4:00pm - Tuesday 25 April
Notice of Poll - Barnstaple North (pdf 60KB)
Notice of Poll - Barnstaple South (pdf 61KB)
Notice of Poll - Braunton Rural (pdf 59KB)
Notice of Poll - Chulmleigh and Landkey (pdf 60KB)
Notice of Poll - Combe Martin (pdf 62KB)
Notice of Poll - Fremington Rural (pdf 60KB)
Notice of Poll - Ilfracombe (pdf 59KB)
Notice of Poll - South Molton (pdf 62KB)
Last day for applications to vote by proxy - 5:00pm - Tuesday 25 April
Last day for notice of appointment of counting agents (and polling agents) - 4:00pm - Wednesday 26 April
Last day to issue replacement spoilt or lost ballot papers - 5:00pm - Thursday 4 May
Last day for new applications to vote by proxy on grounds of medical emergency or work/study reasons - 5:00pm - Thursday 4 May
Polling day - 7:00am to 10:00pm - Thursday 4 May
Verification of Ballot Papers - North Devon Leisure Centre, Barnstaple - 10:00pm until finish - Thursday 4 May
Count of Ballot Papers and declaration of results - North Devon Leisure Centre, Barnstaple - 10:00am until finish - Friday 5 May

Braunton Parish Council (West Ward) - 1 Vacancy

Reason for vacancy - Resignation of Cllr Wayne Withey
Election Day - Thursday 4 May 2017 (if contested)
Stage - Statement of Persons Nominated published 4 April 2017

Notice of Election (pdf 9KB)
Statement of Persons Nominated (pdf 13KB)
Notice of Poll (pdf 16KB)

Last day to register to be eligible to vote in these elections - Thursday 13 April
Last day for new applications to vote by post or to change existing absent vote details (eg. cancellation, redirection of ballot papers, etc.) - 5:00pm - Tuesday 18 April
Notice of Poll - 4:00pm - Tuesday 25 April
Last day for applications to vote by proxy - 5:00pm - Tuesday 25 April
Last day to issue replacement spoilt or lost ballot papers - 5:00pm - Thursday 4 May
Last day for new applications to vote by proxy on grounds of medical emergency or work/study reasons - 5:00pm - Thursday 4 May
Polling day - 7:00am to 10:00pm - Thursday 4 May
Verification of Ballot Papers - North Devon Leisure Centre, Barnstaple - 10:00pm until finish - Thursday 4 May
Count of Ballot Papers and declaration of results - North Devon Leisure Centre, Barnstaple - 10:00am until finish - Friday 5 May

Loxhore Parish Council - 1 Vacancy

Reason for vacancy - Resignation of Cllr Carole Nicholls
Election Day - No election requested
Stage - Co-option 4 April 2017 

The vacancy will be filled by co-option, please contact the Parish Council for further information. 

Parliamentary Election - North Devon Constituency

Election Expenses

The returns and declarations as to expenses of the candidates and election agents have been received.

CANDIDATE

AGENT

CANN, Mark Michael Robert

Tobias Ebert

CROWTHER, Stephen James

Michael Pagram

HARVEY, Nicholas Barton

Richard Foord

HEATON-JONES, Peter

David Hoare

KNIGHT, Richard Antony

Mark Haworth-Booth

SABLES, Gerrard Anthony

Stuart McGuinness

These returns and declarations (including accompanying documents) can be inspected at Lynton House, Commercial Road, Barnstaple, EX31 1DG. During office hours within the next two years.