On 16 December 2021, a by-election will be held to elect a councillor in Rochester East ward.

Read the Notice of Election formally starting the election process.

Download other Rochester East election documents including:

Statutory time for the by-election

Activity Deadline
Publication of the Notice of Election Thursday 11 November 2021
Start of period for delivery of nomination papers by appointment only, between 9am and 6pm daily (except weekends and bank holidays) from Friday 12 November 2021
Last date for the delivery of nomination papers by 4pm on Friday 19 November 2021
A list of candidates standing in the election will be published on Monday 22 November 2021
Last date for receiving applications to register in time to vote in the elections Midnight on Tuesday 30 November 2021
Last date for receiving new applications for a postal vote (or to amend an existing postal vote) for the elections by 5pm on Wednesday 1 December 2021
Last date for receiving applications to appoint a proxy to vote on your behalf by 5pm on Wednesday 8 December 2021