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Recent and upcoming elections:

King's Nympton Parish Council - 1 Vacancy

Reason for vacancy - Resignation of Cllr Hugh Kenyon
Election Day - To be advised if election requested
Stage - Notice of vacancy published 25 May 2016

An election to fill the vacancy will be held if by the 15 June 2016 notice in writing of a request for such an election is given to the Returning Officer, North Devon District Council, Lynton House, Commercial Road, Barnstaple, EX31 1DG by ten electors of the Parish. In the event of no such request being made the vacancy will be filled by co-option by the Parish Council. A draft request for use can be downloaded via the link below.

Request for election (pdf 11KB)

EU Referendum

Election Day – Thursday 23 June 2016
Stage – Notice of Referendum published 17 May 2016

Notice of Referendum (pdf 125KB)

Further information from the Electoral Commission 

1. A referendum will be held on Thursday 23 June 2016 to decide on the question below:

Should the United Kingdom remain a member of the European Union or leave the European Union?

2. Applications to register to vote must reach the Electoral Registration Officer below by 12 midnight on Tuesday 7 June 2016.  Applications can be made online: www.gov.uk/register-to-vote

3. New applications for postal votes or written instructions to change or cancel an existing postal or proxy voting arrangement must reach the Electoral Registration Officer at the address below by 5pm on Wednesday 8 June 2016.

4. New applications to vote by proxy at this referendum must reach the Electoral Registration Officer at the address below by 5pm on Wednesday 15 June 2016.

5. Applications to vote by ‘emergency’ proxy at this referendum on the grounds of physical incapacity or for work/service reasons must reach the Electoral Registration Officer at the address below by 5pm on Thursday 23 June 2016.  The physical incapacity must have occurred after 5pm on Wednesday 15 June 2016.  To apply on the grounds of work/service, the person must have become aware that they cannot go to the polling station in person after 5pm on Wednesday 15 June 2016.

Applications, cancellations or amendments to existing postal or proxy votes must be sent by the deadline to:

The Electoral Registration Officer
Lynton House
Commercial Road
Barnstaple
EX31 1DG

Filleigh Parish Council - 1 Vacancy

Reason for vacancy - Resignation of Cllr R. Watts
Election Day - To be advised if election requested
Stage - Notice of vacancy published 13 May 2016

An election to fill the vacancy will be held if by the 3 June 2016 notice in writing of a request for such an election is given to the Returning Officer, North Devon District Council, Lynton House, Commercial Road, Barnstaple, EX31 1DG by ten electors of the Parish. In the event of no such request being made the vacancy will be filled by co-option by the Parish Council. A draft request for use can be downloaded via the link below.

Request for election (pdf 11KB)

West Down Parish Council - 1 Vacancy

Reason for vacancy - Resignation of Cllr Janet Oades
Election Day - To be advised if election requested
Stage - Notice of vacancy published 11 May 2016

An election to fill the vacancy will be held if by the 1 June 2016 notice in writing of a request for such an election is given to the Returning Officer, North Devon District Council, Lynton House, Commercial Road, Barnstaple, EX31 1DG by ten electors of the Parish. In the event of no such request being made the vacancy will be filled by co-option by the Parish Council. A draft request for use can be downloaded via the link below.

Request for election (pdf 11KB)

Chittlehamholt Parish Council - 1 Vacancy

Reason for vacancy - Resignation of Cllr Spence Seaman
Election Day - No election requested
Stage - Co-option 20 May 2016

No election requested. The vacancy will be filled by co-option by the Parish Council. Please contact them for further details.

East Anstey Parish Council - 1 Vacancy

Reason for vacancy - Resignation of Cllr Tracy Brock
Election Day - No election requested
Stage - Co-option 30 April 2016

No election requested. The vacancy will be filled by co-option by the Parish Council. Please contact them for further details.

Police and Crime Commissioner Election - 1 Vacancy
Reason for vacancy – End of 4 year term
Election Day – Thursday 5 May 2016
Stage – Result declared 6 May 2016

Exeter City Council is the local authority of John Street who has been appointed as the Police Area Returning Officer for Devon and Cornwall.

Result

Situation of Polling Station Notice (pdf 86KB)

Statement of Persons nominated (pdf 21KB)

Notice of Election Agents (pdf 21KB)

Exeter City Council Police and Crime Commissioner Election web pages

Further information regarding the role of Police and Crime Commissioners and the election

Further information on the Candidates (Photos and a document on the Candidates)

Guidance and resources for Candidates and Agents

Notice of Election (pdf 83KB)

The Police and Crime Commissioner election uses the supplementary voting system

Parliamentary Election - North Devon Constituency

Election Expenses

The returns and declarations as to expenses of the candidates and election agents have been received.

CANDIDATE

AGENT

CANN, Mark Michael Robert

Tobias Ebert

CROWTHER, Stephen James

Michael Pagram

HARVEY, Nicholas Barton

Richard Foord

HEATON-JONES, Peter

David Hoare

KNIGHT, Richard Antony

Mark Haworth-Booth

SABLES, Gerrard Anthony

Stuart McGuinness

These returns and declarations (including accompanying documents) can be inspected at Lynton House, Commercial Road, Barnstaple, EX31 1DG. During office hours within the next two years.