Deadline for candidates to submit nominations for Toller by-election

For candidates wishing to run in the upcoming by election, nomination papers must be submitted before 4pm on Friday 18th November.

Information packs and nomination papers are available from the SKDC website at www.southkesteven.gov.uk/byelections.

Candidates can also get in contact with the SKDC Elections Team who are on hand to explain the application process and answer any questions.

The team are contactable on 01476 406080 or by emailing elections@southkesteven.gov.uk.

They are also available to informally check nominations papers ahead of submission. Anyone who wishes to make an appointment should email nominations@southkesteven.gov.uk.

With only a few weeks remaining before the by-election, eligible residents who wish to vote should ensure they are registered to do so before the deadline.

Anyone not already registered can register online www.gov.uk/register-to-vote before the end of 29th November to register to vote.

Those who aren't able to vote in person can apply for a postal or proxy vote. The deadline for applying for a postal vote is 5pm on Wednesday 30th November. For a proxy vote, it is 5pm on Wednesday 7th December.

Full details on how to apply for a postal or proxy vote can be found on the SKDC website at www.southkesteven.gov.uk/byelections.