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By-elections in Evelyn and Whitefoot wards

By-elections in Evelyn and Whitefoot wards

Two by-elections will take place on Thursday 2 May 2019 to elect new councillors for the Evelyn and Whitefoot wards.

The by-election announcement follows the resignations of two former councillors Alex Feis-Bryce in Evelyn ward and Janet Daby MP in Whitefoot ward.

Key dates

  • The deadline for prospective candidates to submit their nomination papers is 4pm on Wednesday 3 April 2019. 
  • A list of candidates who are nominated will be announced no later than 4pm on Thursday 4 April 2019
  • The deadline to apply for a postal vote is 5pm on Monday 15 April 2019.
  • The deadline to apply for a proxy vote is 5pm on Wednesday 24 April 2019.

Register to vote

If you live in Evelyn or Whitefoot wards, and are not already registered to vote, you should register by Friday 12 April to be able to vote in this by-election. Register to vote on the GOV.uk website.

Date of by-elections

The by-elections will take place on Thursday 2 May 2019 from 7am–10pm.

Further information

The full notices of election and full timetable are included on the Evelyn ward by-election and Whitefoot ward by-election web pages.

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