HATFIELD TOWN COUNCIL

There was only 1 candidate for the vacancy below, so Councillor Mrs Michelle Smith is now the new Labour member for Dunscroft Ward. 

 

FURTHER ELECTION HAS BEEN CALLED BY THE ELECTORATE 

NOTICE OF ELECTION

DONCASTER COUNCIL

Election of a Parish Councillor

for the Parish Ward listed below

Parish Ward

Number of Parish Councillors to be elected

   

Hatfield Town Council - Dunscroft Ward

One

1. NOMINATION PAPERS

Nomination Papers may be obtained from Electoral Services, Civic Office, Waterdale Doncaster DN1 3BU, on Monday to Friday 9:00am to 5:00pm (excluding Bank Holidays).

2. DELIVERY OF NOMINATION PAPERS

Nomination papers must be delivered to Electoral Services, Civic Office, Waterdale, Doncaster, DN1 3BU from the date of this notice, on Monday to Friday between 10:00am and 4:00pm but no later than 4 pm on Friday, 16th June 2017.

3. DATE OF POLL

If any election is contested the poll will take place on Thursday, 13th July 2017.

4. APPLICATIONS FOR REGISTRATION AND FOR POSTAL/PROXY VOTING

If they are to be effective for this election:

Applications for electoral registration must reach the Electoral Registration Officer by 5 pm on Tuesday, 27th June 2017.

New applications to vote by post must reach the Electoral Registration Officer by 5 pm on Wednesday, 28th June 2017. Applications to amend or cancel existing postal or proxy voting arrangements must reach the Electoral Registration by 5 pm on Wednesday, 28th June 2017.

New applications to vote by proxy at this election must reach the Electoral Registration Officer by 5 pm on Wednesday, 5th July 2017 except in certain cases where illness, incapacity or matters relating to occupation, service or employment occur after that time, in which case duly attested applications may be made up until 5 pm on Thursday, 13th July 2017

Registration or postal/proxy voting applications should be delivered to the Electoral Services, Civic Office, Waterdale, Doncaster, DN1 3BU.

 

 

 


 

NOTICE OF CASUAL VACANCY

LOCAL GOVERNMENT ACT 1972

HATFIELD TOWN COUNCIL - DUNSCROFT WARD

Pursuant to Section 87(2) of the Local Government Act 1972 and the Local Elections (Parishes and Communities) Rules 2006.

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN:

1) That a casual vacancy exists in the office of councillor for the Hatfield Town Council - Dunscroft Ward

(2) An election to fill the vacancy will be held if, no later than

12 June, 2017, notice in writing of a request for an election is given to the Chief Executive of Doncaster Metropolitan Borough Council by ten electors of the Hatfield Town Council - Dunscroft Ward

(3) The request in (2) above should be delivered to Electoral Services, Civic Office, Waterdale, Doncaster DN1 3BU. Any person delivering the notice by hand should report to the Business Reception desk and a member of the Electoral Services team will collect it.

(4) If an election is not requested as outlined above, the Parish Council will co-opt a person to fill the vacancy as soon as practicable.

NOTE: Any person who writes requesting an election should state the address at which their name appears on the current Register of Electors. Further advice can be obtained from the Electoral Services Office - Telephone 01302 734398

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Clare McRoy

Clerk to Hatfield Town Council

Council Offices

Cuckoo Lane

Hatfield

Doncaster

DN7 6QE

Dated 22 May, 2017