UK Parliamentary Election 12.12.19 Notice of Election

For the Blackburn constituency

  1. An Election is to be held of One Member of Parliament for the Blackburn Constituency.
  2. Forms of nomination for the Parliamentary Election may be obtained at Town Hall, King William Street,
    Blackburn, Lancashire, BB1 7DY from the (Acting) Returning Officer who will, at the request of an
    elector for any electoral area prepare a nomination paper for signature.
  3. Nomination papers must be delivered to the (Acting) Returning Officer, Town Hall, King William Street,
    Blackburn, Lancashire, BB1 7DY on any day after the date of this notice between the hours of 10 am
    and 4 pm but no later than 4pm on Thursday, 14th November 2019
  4. The required £500 deposit may be made by means of a banker’s draft, by BACS transfer, or cash.
  5. If the election is contested the poll will take place on Thursday, 12th December 2019.
  6. Applications to register to vote must reach the Electoral Registration Officer by 12 midnight on Tuesday
    26th November 2019.
  7. Applications, amendments or cancellations of postal votes must reach the Electoral Registration Officer
    at the Town Hall, King William Street, Blackburn, Lancashire, BB1 7DY by 5 pm on Tuesday, 26th
    November 2019.
  8. New applications to vote by proxy at this election must reach the Electoral Registration Officer at the
    Town Hall, King William Street, Blackburn, Lancashire, BB1 7DY by 5 pm on Wednesday, 4th December
    2019.
  9. Applications to vote by emergency proxy at this election on grounds of physical incapacity or for
    work/service reasons must reach the Electoral Registration Officer at Town Hall, King William Street,
    Blackburn, Lancashire, BB1 7DY by 5 pm on Thursday, 12th December 2019. The physical incapacity
    must have occurred after 5 pm on Wednesday, 4th December 2019. To apply on the grounds of
    work/service, the person must have become aware that they cannot go to the polling station in person
    after 5 pm on Wednesday, 4th December 2019.

Dated Monday 11 November 2019

Denise Park (Acting) Returning Officer

Printed and published by the (Acting) Returning Officer, Town Hall, King William Street, Blackburn, Lancashire, BB1 7DY