Notice of election - Election of District Councillors [29 March 2021]

Notice of Election

Bury Council

Election of District Councillors
for the wards listed below
WardsNumber of District Councillors to be elected
BessesOne
ChurchOne
EastOne
EltonOne
HolyroodOne
MoorsideTwo
North ManorTwo
Pilkington ParkOne
Radcliffe EastOne
Radcliffe NorthOne
Radcliffe WestOne
RamsbottomOne
RedvalesOne
SedgleyOne
St MarysOne
TottingtonOne
UnsworthOne

  1. Forms of nomination for District Elections may be obtained at Town Hall, Knowsley Street, Bury, BL9 0SW from the Returning Officer who will, at the request of an elector for any electoral area prepare a nomination paper for signature.
  2. Nomination papers must be delivered to the Returning Officer, Town Hall, Knowsley Street, Bury, BL9 0SW on any day after the date of this notice but no later than 4 pm on Thursday, 8th April 2021.
  3. If any election is contested the poll will take place on Thursday, 6 May 2021.
  4. Applications to register to vote must reach the Electoral Registration Officer by 12 midnight on Tuesday 20 April 2021. Applications can be made online: Gov.uk - Register to vote.
  5. Applications, amendments or cancellations of postal votes and amendments or cancellations of proxy votes must reach the Electoral Registration Officer at Town Hall, Knowsley Street, Bury, BL9 0SW by 5 pm on Tuesday, 20 April 2021.
  6. New applications to vote by proxy at this election must reach the Electoral Registration Officer at Town Hall, Knowsley Street, Bury, BL9 0SW by 5 pm on Tuesday, 27 April 2021.
  7. Applications to vote by emergency proxy at this election on grounds of physical incapacity or for work/service reasons must reach the Electoral Registration Officer at Town Hall, Knowsley Street, Bury, BL9 0SW by 5 pm on Thursday, 6 May 2021. The physical incapacity must have occurred after 5 pm on Tuesday, 27th April 2021. 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 5 pm on Tuesday, 27 April 2021.

Dated: Monday 29 March 2021.

Geoff Little,
Returning Officer.

Published by the Returning Officer, Town Hall, Knowsley Street, Bury, BL9 0SW.