Notice of Election

Election of City Councillors for Peterborough City Council

  1. An election is to be held of City Councillors for nineteen wards of Peterborough City Council listed below.  One seat will be filled in each of the undermentioned wards:

BRETTON NORTH

CENTRAL

DOGSTHORPE

EAST

FLETTON AND WOODSTON

GLINTON AND WITTERING

NEWBOROUGH

NORTH

ORTON LONGUEVILLE

ORTON WATERVILLE

ORTON WITH HAMPTON

PARK

PASTON

STANGROUND CENTRAL

WALTON

WERRINGTION NORTH

WERRINGTON SOUTH

 

Due to the resignations of Councillor Dale McKean for Eye and Thorney Ward and Councillor Matthew Dalton for West Ward, there will be two seats to be filled in each of the undermentioned wards:-

EYE AND THORNEY

WEST

  1. Nomination papers must be delivered to the Returning Officer, Electoral Services Office, Town Hall, Bridge Street, Peterborough, Cambs PE1 1GF, between the hours of 10.00am and 4:00pm on any working day on or after the date of this notice (excluding dies non), but not later than 4:00pm on Thursday 24 April 2014.
  2. Forms of nomination paper may be obtained from the Returning Officer, Electoral Services Office, Town Hall, Bridge Street, Peterborough, Cambs PE1 1GF, who will at the request of any elector for the said ward, prepare for signature a nomination paper.
  3. If the election is contested, the poll will take place on Thursday 22 May 2014.
  4. Electors and their proxies should note the following provisions in respect of absent voting applications:
  • Applications for new postal votes and for amendments to or cancellation of existing postal or proxy votes must be received by the Electoral Registration Officer, Electoral Services Office, Bridge Street, Peterborough, Cambs PE1 1GF, by 5:00pm on Wednesday 7 May 2014.
  • Applications for new proxy votes must be received by the Electoral Registration Officer, Electoral Services Office, Bridge Street, Peterborough, Cambs PE1 1GF, by 5:00pm on Wednesday 14 May 2014.
  • Applications for proxy votes made on the grounds of disability or occupation, service or employment occurring after 5:00pm on Wednesday 14 May 2014 must be received (duly supported) by the Electoral Registration Officer, Electoral Services Office, Bridge Street, Peterborough, Cambs PE1 1GF by 5:00pm on Thursday 22 May 2014.

Dated:      Wednesday 9th April 2014                                                            Gillian Beasley                                                                                                                                       Returning Officer