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Other Upcoming elections 2022

Community Council Elections - November 2022

More details to be published in June 2022 - for more information about the community council in your area, please contact the relevant Community Council.

Timetable:

Notice of Election (Advert seeking nominations) - Friday 16 September 2022

Closing date for nominations - Thursday 13 October 2022

Notice of Poll/Uncontested Election - Friday 14 October 2022

Issue of Postal Ballot Papers by Friday 28 October 2022

Closing Date for return of Ballot Papers - Thursday 24 November 2022

Verification and Counting of Votes - Friday 25 November 2022

Notes:

Election day is 24 November 2022, and so ALL existing CC Members will continue until midnight on 23 November 2022.

Uncontested members are elected from 11 a.m. on 24 November 2022.

For those subject to a ballot, the results will be declared at the Count on 24 November 2022.

The first meeting of the new Community Council must be held within one month of election day, namely by 24 December 2022.

Associate Members and Ex-officio Members will be confirmed at the first meeting of the CC.


Contact:

Elections Office

01595 744066

returning.officer@shetland.gov.uk