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Notice of Casual Vacancy

Notice is hereby given under Section 87(2) of the Local Government Act 1972 that a casual vacancy exists for the office of Councillor for the Coulby Newham Ward in Middlesbrough.

Requesting a by-election

A by-election is held when two local government electors within Middlesbrough give notice in writing to the proper officer of the authority that a by-election should take place.

Holding a by-election

On receipt of a request to fill the casual vacancy, the Returning Officer will set a date for an election to be held within 35 working days. Requests for a by-election regarding this casual vacancy should be submitted to the Proper Officer, Town Hall, PO Box 503 Middlesbrough, TS1 9FX

Coulby Newham by-election 2020

On Thursday 20 February 2020, a by-election will take place in the Coulby Newham Ward to fill a casual vacancy.

What happens when?

There are several key dates and deadlines that you'll need to be aware of leading up to elections i.e.

More information

Further detail will be provided nearer to election time, but for general information on the role of a councillor or standing for election please see the following links;

GOV.UK - become a councillor

Electoral Commission - local elections in England