Poll letters sent to Warwick district residents - The Leamington Observer

Poll letters sent to Warwick district residents

Leamington Editorial 9th Apr, 2024   0

POLL letters are being sent out to Warwick district residents.

Two elections will be taking place in the district on Thursday May 2- the Warwickshire Police and Crime Commissioner election and the Leamington Clarendon Ward by-election.

The poll letter informs residents where their polling station is and when they can vote from 7am until 10pm.

Electors who wish to vote at a polling station must now show an acceptable form of photo ID, such as a passport or driving licence. For the full list of acceptable photo ID visit www.electoralcommission.org.uk/voting-and-elections/voter-id/accepted-formsphoto-id

If an Elector does not have an accepted form of photo ID, they can apply for a free voter authority certificate online at www.gov.uk/apply-for-photo-id-voterauthority-certificate by 5pm on Wednesday April 24.

To be able to vote at these elections, residents must be aged 18 or over on the day of the poll, a British, Commonwealth, Irish or European citizen and be on the electoral register or have applied to be by midnight on Tuesday April 16.

All completed postal vote application forms must be submitted before 5pm on Wednesday April 17 and applications for proxy votes close at 5pm on Wednesday April 24.

For information on how to vote and register to vote visit www.warwickdc.gov.uk/Votinginelections


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