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Election of one Town Councillor for Newton Abbot Bushell Ward.

Newton Abbot Town Council

There is a vacancy for one Councillor in the Bushell ward of Newton Abbot Town Council. As we have received the requisite number of requests to fill the vacancy by election, an election will be held on Thursday 8 February 2024.

Important dates:

  • Publication of Notice of Election – Thursday 4 January
  • Delivery of nomination papers – from 10am on Friday 5 January until 4pm on Friday 12 January
  • Deadline for registration applications – 12 midnight on Tuesday 23 January
  • Deadline for applications to vote by post – 5pm on Wednesday 24 January
  • Deadline for applications to vote by proxy – 5pm on Wednesday 31 January
  • Deadline to apply for Voter Authority Certificate – 5pm on Wednesday 31 January
  • Polling Day – 7am to 10pm Thursday 8 February

Please remember that all voters must now show suitable photographic ID at the polling station. 

Information for candidates can be found HERE

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