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Election - Tavistock Town Council

An Election is to be held of One Borough Councillor for the Bere Ferrers Ward of West Devon Borough Council.

An election of a Town Councillor is to be held for Tavistock Town Council (North Ward). 

If any election is contested the poll will take place on Thursday, 31 August 2017. 


Icon for pdf Notice of Election - Election of a Councillor to Tavistock Town Council [10.66KB]

Icon for pdf Statement of Persons Nominated - Tavistock Town Council [10.55KB]

Icon for pdf Notice of Poll - Tavistock Town Council [13.2KB]


Icon for pdf Tavistock Town Council - Election Results [13.03KB]


Forms of nomination for this election may be obtained from the Returning Officer, Kilworthy Park, Tavistock, PL19 0BZ who will, at the request of an elector, prepare a nomination paper for signature.

Nomination papers must be delivered by hand to the Returning Officer, Kilworthy Park, and Tavistock, PL19 0BZ between the hours of 10am and 4pm Monday to Friday, from the day of this notice but no later than 4.00 pm on Thursday, 3 August 2017. 

Have you registered to vote?

If you are not on the register of electors, you cannot vote in elections. If you have not yet registered, you have until 12 midnight on Monday, 14 August 2017.

to register to vote for this election. The easiest way to register is online at GOV.UK - Register to vote. You will need your National Insurance number and date of birth in order to register.

Application for a postal or proxy vote

If you are away on polling day or you would rather vote by post, you can apply for a postal vote. To apply to vote by post please complete and return a Icon for pdf postal vote form [70.84KB].

Completed applications for postal votes must be completed and returned by 5.00pm on Tuesday, 15th August 2017. 

Alternatively you can apply for a proxy vote (get someone to vote on your behalf). To apply to vote by proxy please complete and return a Icon for pdf proxy vote form [180.46KB]. Completed applications must be returned by 5.00pm on Tuesday, 22 August 2017. 

More information 

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