13 March 2017
Nominations open for Council Elections
(Sent on behalf of the Returning Officer)
Ahead of the forthcoming local government elections on Thursday 4th May 2017, Shetland Islands Council has today issued the formal Notice of Election. Anyone wishing to stand for election to the Council now has until 4pm on Wednesday 29th March 2017 to return their nomination forms.
Nomination forms can be obtained from the Election Office at Shetland Islands Council, Burgh Road, Lerwick, Shetland, ZE1 0LA or online at www.shetland.gov.uk/elections The office is open for the issue and receipt of nomination papers on weekdays from Tuesday 14 March 2017 between 10am to 4pm.
Twenty-two Councillors will be elected in total, to serve the seven wards in the Shetland Islands area: North Isles, Shetland North, Shetland West, Shetland Central, Shetland South, Lerwick North, Lerwick South.For more information, please contact the Elections Helpdesk on 01595 744066 and firstname.lastname@example.org
- Attached: Notice of Election 2017 (PDF, 16kb)