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Notice of Election: Downham Market Town Council By-Election (East Ward)

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Published: Tuesday, 3rd May 2022

On Thursday 9 June voters in Downham Market (East Ward) will go to the polls to vote in the Downham Market Town Council By-Election.

Potential candidates must submit nomination papers by 4pm on Wednesday 11 May.

Anyone wishing to vote must register by Friday 20 May if they have not already done so.

Voting will take place at: The Dance Studio, Alive Downham Leisure Centre, Bexwell Road, PE38 9LL.

The polling station will be open from 7am to 10pm.

Anyone who is unable to vote in person can check if they are eligible for a postal or proxy vote by contacting Electoral Services on 01553 616773.

The deadline for applications to vote by post is 5pm on Monday 23 May (for new postal voting arrangements and amendments to existing arrangements, including postal proxies). This is also the deadline for amendments to existing arrangements to vote by proxy.

The deadline for new applications to vote by proxy is 5pm on Monday 30 May.

The deadline for emergency proxy vote applications (if the emergency arose after 5pm on Monday 30 May) is 5pm on Thursday 9 June.

The votes will be counted on Friday 10 June at the borough council offices, King’s Court, Chapel Street, King’s Lynn, PE30 1EX.

For more information, please visit our Upcoming Elections page.

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