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Notice of election - Grove Ward

There will be a local government by-election taking place on 16 July 2015. This election is to elect one councillor in Grove Ward.

Important election dates

Deadlines to register to vote:

  • you can register to vote to vote at this election up to midnight on 30 June 2015
  • the deadline for postal vote applications is 5pm on 1 July 2015
  • the deadline for proxy vote applications is 5pm on 8 July 2015

Public notice

The Royal Borough of Kingston upon Thames

Notice of election

Election of a borough councillor for the Grove Ward:

  1. an election is to be held of a councillor for the Grove Ward of the Royal Borough of Kingston upon Thames
  2. nomination papers can be obtained from the Returning Officer
  3. nomination papers must be delivered to the Returning Officer from Thursday 12 June 2015 but no later than 4pm on Friday 19 June 2015 (Monday to Friday)
  4. if any election is contested the poll will take place on Thursday 16 July 2015
  5. applications to register to vote must reach the Electoral Registration Officer by 12 midnight on Tuesday 30 June 2015
  6. applications, amendments or cancellations of postal votes and amendments or cancellations of proxy votes must reach the Electoral Registration Officer by 5 pm on Wednesday 1 July 2015
  7. new applications to vote by proxy at this election must reach the Electoral Registration Officer by 5pm on Wednesday 8 July 2015
  8. 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 by 5pm on Thursday 16 July 2015. The physical incapacity must have occurred after 5pm on Wednesday 8 July 2015. 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 8 July 2015.

The Returning Officer and Electoral Registration Officer are located at Room 30, Guildhall, High Street, Kingston upon Thames KT1 1EU.

Elections information 

Further information about the by-election can be found at Grove Ward by-election.

For information on how to stand as a candidate please visit the Electoral Commission website or contact Gareth Harrington, Electoral Services Manager by email [email protected]