Parish Councillors - Notice Of Election

Cliffe Parish Council are now due an election to determine who will be Parish Councillors for the next four-year term.

The Parish Council, which covers Cliffe, South Duffield, Lund and Cliffe Common require NINE councillors - all existing councillors, should they wish to continue, need to re-apply for their positions.

If you would like to become a Parish Councillor, you must submit a nomination paper, see below for details.

If there are more than nine applicants, then an election will be held on 5th May.

Nomination packs are available here either as Word document or PDF.


Here's the official information notice from Selby District Council...

  1. Nomination papers must be delivered BY HAND to the Returning Officer, Selby District Council, Civic Centre, Doncaster Road, Selby, YO8 9FT between 9.00am and 5.00pm on any working day after the date of this notice but no later than 4.00pm on Tuesday, 5th April 2022.

  2. Nomination papers may be obtained from the offices of the Returning Officer, Civic Centre, Doncaster Road, SELBY, YO8 9FT, during the times stated above, or from www.selby.gov.uk/nycc2022

  3. If the election is contested, the poll will take place on Thursday, 5th May 2022.

  4. Applications to register to vote must reach the Electoral Registration Officer by 12 midnight on Thursday, 14th April 2022. Applications can be made online: https://www.gov.uk/register-to-vote

  5. Applications, amendments or cancellations of postal votes must reach the Electoral Registration Officer at Selby District Council, Civic Centre, Doncaster Road, Selby, YO8 9FT by 5pm on Tuesday, 19th April 2022.

  6. Applications to vote by proxy at this election must reach the Electoral Registration Officer at Selby District Council, Civic Centre, Doncaster Road, Selby, YO8 9FT by 5pm on Tuesday, 26th April 2022.

  7. Applications to vote by emergency proxy at this election must reach the Electoral Registration Officer at Selby District Council Civic Centre, Doncaster Road, Selby, YO8 9FT by 5pm on Thursday, 5th May 2022.

Dated: Friday 18th March 2022 Janet Waggott, Returning Officer Printed and published by the Returning Officer, Civic Centre, Doncaster Road, SELBY, YO8 9FT


The full list of the Selby District Parish Council candidate requirements can be viewed here...



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