The Returning Officer (Stephen Whetnall) has received notices from 2 local electors to commence the procedure for a bye-election for the vacant District Council seat for Wickham Ward.
The vacancy arose because of the recent tragic death of Cllr Sue Fitzgerald.
The Bye-Election will be held on Thursday 22 November 2007. Polling hours are from 7am to 10pm.
Anyone who is interested in becoming a candidate can obtain further details from the Electoral Services Unit by telephoning 01962 848192 or emailing firstname.lastname@example.org
Nominations need to be submitted to the Returning Officer by noon on Friday 26 October 2007.