NOTICE OF ELECTION

UK Parliamentary Election

for  

SALISBURY CONSTITUENCY

1. An Election is to be held for a Member of Parliament to serve Salisbury Constituency.  

2. Nomination papers can be obtained from:

  • the Electoral Commission website at: http://www.electoralcommission.org.uk/i-am-a/candidate-or-agent/uk-parliamentary-general-election-great-britain
  • Main Reception at County Hall, Bythesea Road, Trowbridge BA14 8JN
  • Main Reception, The Council House, Bourne Hill, Salisbury, Wiltshire SP1 3UZ
  • Main Reception at Council Offices, Monkton Park, Chippenham SN15 1ER
  • By telephoning Wiltshire Electoral Services on 0300 456 0112

3. Nomination papers must be hand delivered to the Actinq Returninq Officer or his appointed electoral staff (not reception staff) on any working day after the date of this notice, between the hours of 10am and 4pm from Tuesday 12 November 2019 until Thursday 14 November 2019 but no later than 4pm on Thursday 14 November 2019

4. Nomination papers can only be hand delivered to the following two locations:

  • Main Reception at County Hall, Bythesea Road, Trowbridge BA14 8JN Please ask for a member of the Electoral Services Team on arrival
  • Main Reception, The Council House, Bourne Hill, Salisbury, Wiltshire SP1 3UZ Please ask for a member of the Electoral Services Team on arrival

5. The £500 deposit may be paid by legal tender or by means of a banker’s draft from a drawer which carries on business as a banker in the United Kingdom or by debit or credit card or the electronic transfer of funds.  American Express cannot be accepted. The bank details of the council are Wiltshire Council, with the sort code 40-44-33, and account number 51460021. Please quote 900001 and candidates surname and initial as a reference.

6. If the election is contested the poll will take place on Thursday 12 December 2019

7. Applications to register to vote must reach the Electoral Registration Officer by 12 midnight on Tuesday 26 November 2019.

 8. Applications for postal votes must reach the Electoral Registration Officer at Electoral Services, Wiltshire Council, County Hall, Bythesea Road, Trowbridge, Wiltshire, BA14 8JN by Spm on Tuesday 26 November 2019

9. Amendments or cancellations of postal or proxy votes must reach the Electoral Registration Officer at Electoral Services, Wiltshire Council, County Hall, Bythesea Road, Trowbridge, Wiltshire, BA14 8JN by Spm on Tuesday 26 November 2019

10. Applications to vote by proxy at this election must reach the Electoral Registration Officer at Electoral Services, Wiltshire Council, County Hall, Bythesea Road, Trowbridge, Wiltshire, BA14 8JN by Spm on Wednesday 4 December 2019

11. Applications to vote by emergency proxy at this election on the grounds of physical incapacity or for work/service reasons must reach the Electoral Registration Officer at Electoral Services, Wiltshire Council, County Hall, Bythesea Road, Trowbridge, Wiltshire, BA14 8JN by Spm on Thursday 12 December 2019. The physical incapacity must have occurred after Spm on Wednesday 4 December 2019. To apply on the grounds of work/service, the person must have become aware that they cannot go to the polling station in person after Spm on Wednesday 4 December

Dated Monday 11 November 2019                                                                           

Dr Carlton Brand

Acting Returning Officer

Printed and published by the Acting Returning Officer, Electoral Services, Wiltshire Council, County Hall, Bythesea Road, Trowbridge, Wiltshire, BA14 8JN

Contact Amesbury Town Council

Amesbury Town Council
The Bowman Centre
Shears Drive
Amesbury
SP4 7XT

Phone: 01980 622999
Email: townclerk@amesburytowncouncil.gov.uk