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By-Election announced for Petersfield Butser division

Thursday, 06 February 2014

Hampshire County Council has announced that a by-election will be held on Wednesday 12 March 2014 in the Petersfield Butser electoral division. It follows the death of County Councillor John West, who passed away on 1 January 2014.

The names of the candidates nominated to stand for election will be published on Monday 17 February.

Petersfield Butser residents who have not registered to vote will need to do so by Tuesday 25 February.

East Hampshire District Council is running the by-election on behalf of Andrew Smith, the County Chief Executive and Returning Officer.

New applications for a postal vote must reach the Electoral Registration Officer at Penns Place, Petersfield, Hants, GU31 4EX by 5pm on Tuesday 25 February.

Applications to vote by proxy must reach the Electoral Registration Officer at Penns Place, Petersfield, Hants, GU31 4EX by 5pm on Tuesday 4 March.

Polling stations will be open from 7am to 10pm on 12 March.

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