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2017 UK Parliamentary Election

Event

Date

Receipt of writs for the Bedford and the North East Bedfordshire Constituencies Parliamentary Election

Thursday 4 May 2017

Notice of Election for the Bedford Parliamentary Constituency 

Friday 5 May 2017

Notice of Election for North East Bedfordshire Parliamentary Constituency

Friday 5 May 2017

 

First day for receipt of nominations (Nomination paper available here - Bedford Constituency) (Nomination paper available here - North East Bedfordshire Constituency)

Between 10am and 4pm Monday 8 May 2017

Close of nominations

4pm on Thursday 11 May 2017

Making objections to all delivered nominations

Between 10am and 12noon on Thursday 11 May 2017

Making objections to nominations delivered after 4pm on Wednesday 10th May 2017

Between 12noon and 5pm on Friday 12 May 2017

Statement of Persons Nominated, Notice of Poll and Situation of Polling Stations for the Bedford Parliamentary Constituency 

5pm on Thursday 11 May (or 4pm on Friday 12 May if objections are received)

Statement of Persons Nominated, Notice of Poll and Situation of Polling Stations for the North East Bedfordshire Parliamentary Constituency

5pm on Thursday 11 May (or 4pm on Friday 12 May if objections are received)

Anticipated delivery date for postal vote mailers (for those with a postal vote in place as of 2 May 2017)

Friday 19 May 2017

Registration deadline

Monday 22 May 2017

New Postal vote and absent vote change deadline

5pm on Tuesday 23 May 2017

Anticipated delivery date for postal vote mailers (for those applying or changing arrangements to their postal vote after 2 May 2017)

Friday 26 May 2017

 

New proxy deadline

5pm on Wednesday 31 May 2017

Anticipated delivery date for postal vote mailers for those who applied  to vote by post after 2 May 2017.

Saturday 27th May 2017

Register update publication

 

Thursday 1 June 2017

First date for electors to apply for a replacement for lost postal vote

Friday 2 June 2017

 

Polling day

7am to 10pm on Thursday 8 June 2017

Count

From 10pm on Thursday 8 June 2017

 

Candidates who wish to submit a nomination paper can also request a copy of the electoral register and absent voters list for the constituency they are standing in.

 

You can obtain candidates guidance from the Electoral Commission.

 

Mid Bedfordshire Parliamentary Constituency is administered by The Acting Returning Officer at Central Bedfordshire Council, for more information regarding this constituency please visit the Central Bedfordshire Council website.

 

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