Ash South ward of Ash Parish Council by election 2021

A vacancy has arisen for one Councillor in the Ash South Ward of Ash Parish Council due to the resignation of Graham Eyre.

Date of by-election

The required notice in writing of vacancy has now been provided by ten local government electors in the Parish area, in accordance with the Local Government Act, 1972 and, therefore, an election to fill the vacancy will be held on Thursday 6 May 2021.

How to become a candidate

Read the information for by-election candidates and agents on the Electoral Commission website. You can also download nomination packs from this site.

If you are interested in standing as a candidate, please contact the Electoral Services team on 01483 444126.

Register to vote

To vote in elections you must be registered to vote. The deadline for registering to vote in the Parish Council By- Elections is 23:59 on Monday 19 April 2021.

Applications to vote by post or change/cancel an existing postal or proxy vote must be received by 5pm Tuesday 20 April 2021. We would advise that you submit your application as early as possible if you are planning to vote by post

New applications to vote by proxy must be received by 5pm Tuesday 27 April 2021.

If you are registered and eligible to vote in these elections, you will receive a poll card around the first week of April informing you where your polling station is or, if you've applied for a postal vote, when you can expect to receive your postal voting pack.

If you are not sure whether you are registered to vote you can call the elections helpline number on 01483 444115.

You can find out more about voting in Parish Council elections and all other elections being held on 6 May 2021 at The Electoral Commission