Notice of Election

Notice of Election

Election of a Police and Crime Commissioner for the Leicestershire Police Area

I, the Police Area Returning Officer for the Leicestershire Police Area, give notice that an Election is to be held for one Police and Crime Commissioner for the Leicestershire Police Area.

If the Election is contested the poll will be held on Thursday 6 May 2021 between 7am and 10pm

Standing for Election Forms of nomination may be obtained from the Police Area Returning Officer at the address below who will, at the request of an elector for any electoral area prepare a nomination paper for signature.

Delivery of all nomination papers including deposits must be made to the following address and may be delivered from the first working day (excluding Bank Holidays) following the date of this notice between the hours of 10am and 4pm until the deadline stated below.

Address to collect and deliver nomination papers Police Area Returning Officer Council Offices, Whitwick Road, Coalville, LE67 3FJ Deadline for delivery of nomination papers 4pm on Thursday, 8 April 2021

The deposit for each candidate (£5,000) may be paid by cash or bankers draft (banks operating in the UK or Gibraltar only)

Applications for registration, postal and proxy voting Applications to be included on the register of electors or for postal or proxy votes MUST reach the relevant Electoral Registration Officer for the applicant and not to the address given above. See for details. For North West Leicestershire District Council the return address will be The Electoral Registration Officer, North West Leicestershire District Council, Council Offices, Whitwick Road, Coalville, Leicestershire, LE67 3FJ

Application deadlines Register to vote 19 April 2021 New postal vote (including proxies applying to vote by post) 5pm on 20 April 2021

To cancel or alter postal and proxy votes, or to change from postal to proxy voting 5pm on 20 April 2021 New proxy 5pm on 27 April 2021

Emergency proxy applications on the grounds of physical incapacity or for work/service reasons which have occurred/the elector has become aware of after 5pm on Tuesday, 27 April 2021 5pm on 6 May 2021

Dated: 25 March 2021 B Smith Police Area Returning Office

Posted: Fri, 26 Mar 2021 11:35 by Sam Lockwood

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