Notice of Election Herefordshire Council

NOTICE OF ELECTION
Herefordshire Council
Election of District Councillors for the under mentioned Wards

Number of councillors to be elected to wards:
Arrow 1
Aylestone Hill 1
Backbury 1
Belmont Rural 1
Birch 1
Bircher 1
Bishops Frome & Cradley 1
Bobblestock 1
Bromyard Bringsty 1
Bromyard West 1
Castle 1
Central 1
College 1
Credenhill 1
Dinedor Hill 1
Eign Hill 1
Golden Valley North 1
Golden Valley South 1
Greyfriars 1
Hagley 1
Hampton 1
Hinton & Hunderton 1
Holmer 1
Hope End 1
Kerne Bridge 1
Kings Acre 1
Kington 1
Ledbury North 1
Ledbury South 1
Ledbury West 1
Leominster East 1
Leominster North & Rural 1
Leominster South 1
Leominster West 1
Llangarron 1 Mortimer 1
Newton Farm 1
Old Gore 1
Penyard 1
Queenswood 1
Red Hill 1
Ross East 1
Ross North 1
Ross West 1
Saxon Gate 1
Stoney Street 1
Sutton Walls 1
Three Crosses 1
Tupsley 1
Weobley 1
Whitecross 1
Widemarsh 1
Wormside 1

1. Nomination papers may be obtained from the offices of the Returning Officer at Electoral Services Town Hall
St Owen Street Hereford HR1 2PJ or they can be requested from
www.herefordshire.gov.uk/upcomingelections. The Returning Officer will, at the request of an elector for any
electoral area, prepare a nomination paper for signature.

2. Nomination papers must be hand-delivered to the Returning Officer at Electoral Services Town Hall St Owen
Street Hereford HR1 2PJ between 10am and 4pm on any working day from the date of publication of this
notice (excluding bank holidays) but no later than 4pm on Wednesday, 3rd April 2019. Alternatively,
candidates may submit their nomination papers at the following locations on specified dates between the
hours of 10am and 4pm.

 Leominster Library (Exhibition Room) – 18 March
 Hope Children’s Centre, Bromyard (Interview Room) – 20 March
 Masters House, Ledbury (The Pantry) – 22 March
 Kington Library (Large Meeting Room) – 26 March
 Ross Library (Dennis Potter Room) – 28 March
3. If any election is contested, the poll will take place on Thursday, 2nd May 2019.
4. Applications to register to vote must reach the Electoral Registration Officer at Electoral Services Town Hall
St Owen Street Hereford HR1 2PJ by 12 midnight on Friday, 12th April 2019. Applications can be made
online at www.gov.uk/register-to-vote.

5. Applications, amendments or cancellation of postal and postal proxy votes, and amendments or
cancellations of proxy votes at this election, must reach the Electoral Registration Officer at Electoral
Services Town Hall St Owen Street Hereford HR1 2PJ by 5pm on Monday, 15th April 2019
New applications to vote by proxy at this election must reach the Electoral Registration Officer at Electoral
Services Town Hall St Owen Street Hereford HR1 2PJ by 5pm on Wednesday, 24th April 2019.
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 Town Hall St Owen
Street Hereford HR1 2PJ by 5pm on Thursday, 2nd May 2019. The physical incapacity must have
occurred after 5pm on Wednesday, 24th April 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 5pm on Wednesday,
24th April 2019.

Dated: Tuesday, 12th March 2019 Alistair Neill
Returning Officer