Election notices and consultations
Notices and Consultations
District Councillor Vacancies
Following the resignation of Braintree District Councillors for the Hatfield Peverel and Terling Ward and Bocking North Ward the Proper officer has received requests for the vacancies to be filled by Election.
The Returning Officer has determined that Elections will be held on 3 May 2018:
Statement of Persons Nominated and Notice of Poll
Notice of Election Agents
Situation of Polling Stations
Candidate and Agents information - Bocking North and Hatfield Peverel and Terling - May 18
The Local Government Act 2000 - The Local Authorities (Referendums) (Petitions and Directions) (England) Regulations 2000
As of 15 February 2018 at least 5658 (5%) of the local government electors in the Braintree District Council area will be required to petition the authority for a referendum. The referendum will decide whether the authority should operate executive arrangements which involve an elected Mayor.
The results will be used to determine the legitimacy of petitions presented between 1 April 2018 and 31 March 2019.
Head of Governance