Notice of by-election

2 electors have now called a by-election to fill the vacancy in the Peninsula ward following the sad death of Councillor Mick Pendergast.

On 8 December 2022 a by-election will be held to elect a new councillor for the ward. 

Read the Notice of Election formally starting the election process. 

The period for candidates to submit their nominations has now closed

See a list of the candidates.

See a list of their election agents.

By-election dates and deadlines

Activity Statutory deadline
Publication of Notice of Election that starts the formal election period Thursday 3 November 2022
Start of period for delivery of nomination paper by appointment only (daily between 9am and 6pm, except for bank holidays and weekends) Friday 4 November 2022
Last date for the delivery of nomination papers 4pm on Friday 11 November 2022
The list of candidates standing in the election will be published

Monday 14 November 2022

Last date for receiving applications to register in time to vote in the elections Midnight on Tuesday 22 November 2022
Last date for receiving new applications for a postal vote or to amend an existing postal vote for the elections 5pm on Wednesday 23 November 2022
Late date for receiving applications to appoint a proxy to vote on your behalf 5pm on Wednesday 30 November 2022