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Kings Nympton Parish Council - 1 Vacancy 

Reason for vacancy - Resignation of Cllr Robert Smallbone
Election Day - To be advised if election requested
Stage - Notice of vacancy published 24 May 2018

An election to fill the vacancy will be held if by the 14 June 2018 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)

North Devon District Council

Reason for vacancy - Passing of Cllr Tony Wood
Election Day - Thursday 28 June 2018
Stage - Notice of Election Published 17 May 2018

Notice of Election (pdf 10KB)

An Election is to be held of One District Councillor for the Fremington Ward.
Forms of nomination for the District Election may be or downloaded below or obtained at Lynton House, Commercial Road, Barnstaple, Devon, EX31 1DG from the Returning Officer who will, at the request of an elector for any electoral area prepare a nomination paper for signature.

Candidate Nomination Letter (pdf 43KB) 
Candidate Information Sheet (pdf 256KB)
Nomination Pack (pdf 274KB)
Register Request Form (pdf 66 KB)
Absent Voter List Request Form (pdf 68 KB)

Nomination papers must be delivered to the Returning Officer, Lynton House, Commercial Road, Barnstaple, Devon, EX31 1DG on any day after the date of this notice but no later than 4 pm on Friday, 1st June 2018.
If the election is contested the poll will take place on Thursday, 28th June 2018.
Applications, amendments or cancellations of postal votes and amendments or cancellations of proxy votes must reach the Electoral Registration Officer at Lynton House, Commercial Road, Barnstaple, Devon, EX31 1DG by 5 pm on Wednesday, 13th June 2018.
New applications to vote by proxy at this election must reach the Electoral Registration Officer at Lynton House, Commercial Road, Barnstaple, Devon, EX31 1DG by 5 pm on Wednesday, 20th June 2018.
Applications to vote by emergency proxy at this election on grounds of physical incapacity or for work/service reasons must reach the Electoral Registration Officer at Lynton House, Commercial Road, Barnstaple, Devon, EX31 1DG by 5 pm on Thursday, 28th June 2018.  The physical incapacity must have occurred after 5 pm on Wednesday, 20th June 2018.  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 5 pm on Wednesday, 20th June 2018.

Mortehoe Parish Council - 1 Vacancy 

Reason for vacancy - Resignation of Cllr Peter Starbuck
Election Day - To be advised if election requested
Stage - Notice of vacancy published 21 May 2018

An election to fill the vacancy will be held if by the 11 June 2018 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)

Heanton Punchardon Parish Council - 1 Vacancy

Reason for vacancy - Resignation of Cllr Patricia Costins
Election Day - To be advised if election requested
Stage - Notice of vacancy published 17 May 2018

An election to fill the vacancy will be held if by the 7 June 2018 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)

Fremington Parish Council - 1 Vacancy (Fremington & Yelland Ward) 

Reason for vacancy - Passing of Cllr Tony Wood
Election Day - To be advised if election requested
Stage - Notice of vacancy published 16 May 2018

An election to fill the vacancy will be held if by the 6 June 2018 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)

Fremington Parish Council - 1 Vacancy (Roundswell Ward) 

Reason for vacancy - Resignation of Cllr Graham Turner
Election Day - Thursday 28 June 2018
Stage - Notice of Election published 21 May 2018 

Notice of Election (pdf 8KB)

An Election is to be held of One Parish Councillor for Fremington (Roundswell Ward).
Forms of nomination for the Parish Election may be obtained from Clerk to Parish Council or Lynton House, Commercial Road, Barnstaple, Devon, EX31 1DG from the Returning Officer who will, at the request of an elector for any electoral area prepare a nomination paper for signature or downloaded below.

Candidate Nomination Letter (pdf 43KB) 
Candidate Information Sheet (pdf 261KB)
Nomination Pack (pdf 255KB)
Register Request Form (pdf 66 KB)
Absent Voter List Request Form (pdf 68 KB)

Nomination papers must be delivered to the Returning Officer, Lynton House, Commercial Road, Barnstaple, Devon, EX31 1DG on any day after the date of this notice but no later than 4 pm on Friday, 1st June 2018.
If the election is contested the poll will take place on Thursday, 28th June 2018.
Applications, amendments or cancellations of postal votes and amendments or cancellations of proxy votes must reach the Electoral Registration Officer at Lynton House, Commercial Road, Barnstaple, Devon, EX31 1DG by 5 pm on Wednesday, 13th June 2018.
New applications to vote by proxy at this election must reach the Electoral Registration Officer at Lynton House, Commercial Road, Barnstaple, Devon, EX31 1DG by 5 pm on Wednesday, 20th June 2018.
Applications to vote by emergency proxy at this election on grounds of physical incapacity or for work/service reasons must reach the Electoral Registration Officer at Lynton House, Commercial Road, Barnstaple, Devon, EX31 1DG by 5 pm on Thursday, 28th June 2018.  The physical incapacity must have occurred after 5 pm on Wednesday, 20th June 2018.  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 5 pm on Wednesday, 20th June 2018

Fremington Parish Council - 1 Vacancy (Bickington Ward) 

Reason for vacancy - Resignation of Cllr Jacqueline Flynn
Election Day - Thursday 28 June 2018
Stage - Notice of Election published 16 May 2018 

Notice of Election (pdf 8KB)

An Election is to be held of One Parish Councillor for Fremington (Bickington Ward).
Forms of nomination for the Parish Election may be obtained from Clerk to Parish Council or Lynton House, Commercial Road, Barnstaple, Devon, EX31 1DG from the Returning Officer who will, at the request of an elector for any electoral area prepare a nomination paper for signature or downloaded below.

Candidate Nomination Letter (pdf 44KB) 
Candidate Information Sheet (pdf 261KB)
Nomination Pack (pdf 255KB)
Register Request Form (pdf 66 KB)
Absent Voter List Request Form (pdf 68 KB)

Nomination papers must be delivered to the Returning Officer, Lynton House, Commercial Road, Barnstaple, Devon, EX31 1DG on any day after the date of this notice but no later than 4 pm on Friday, 1st June 2018.
If the election is contested the poll will take place on Thursday, 28th June 2018.
Applications, amendments or cancellations of postal votes and amendments or cancellations of proxy votes must reach the Electoral Registration Officer at Lynton House, Commercial Road, Barnstaple, Devon, EX31 1DG by 5 pm on Wednesday, 13th June 2018.
New applications to vote by proxy at this election must reach the Electoral Registration Officer at Lynton House, Commercial Road, Barnstaple, Devon, EX31 1DG by 5 pm on Wednesday, 20th June 2018.
Applications to vote by emergency proxy at this election on grounds of physical incapacity or for work/service reasons must reach the Electoral Registration Officer at Lynton House, Commercial Road, Barnstaple, Devon, EX31 1DG by 5 pm on Thursday, 28th June 2018.  The physical incapacity must have occurred after 5 pm on Wednesday, 20th June 2018.  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 5 pm on Wednesday, 20th June 2018

Filleigh Parish Council - 1 Vacancy

Reason for vacancy - Resignation of Cllr Paul Smalley
Election Day - No election requested
Stage - Co-option 17 May 2018

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

Filleigh Parish Council - 1 Vacancy

Reason for vacancy - Resignation of Cllr Sarah Turner 
Election Day - To be advised if election requested
Stage - Co-option

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

Fremington Parish Council - 1 Vacancy (Fremington and Yelland Ward) 

Reason for vacancy - Resignation of Cllr Jayne Dyson
Election Day - No election requested
Stage - Co-option

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

Instow Parish Council - 1 Vacancy

Reason for vacancy - Resignation of Cllr Will Vandersteen
Election Day - No election requested
Stage - Uncontested

One valid Nomination Paper was received and the Election is uncontested. Mr Jonathan Berry Stenton is therefore duly elected as Parish Councillor for Instow.

Notice of Uncontested Election can be viewed hereNotice of Uncontested Election (7KB) 

North Molton Parish Council - 1 Vacancy

Reason for vacancy - Resignation of Cllr Miles Platt
Election Day - No election requested
Stage - Co-option

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

Marwood Parish Council - 1 Vacancy

Reason for vacancy - Non-attendance of Cllr Tom Bigge
Election Day - No election requested
Stage - Co-option

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

Parish and District Elections - All Vacancies

Reason for vacancies - end of 4 year term
Election Day - Thursday 2nd May 2019
Stage - N/A

Notice of Election (pdf 9KB)

An Election is to be held of One Parish Councillor for Fremington (Bickington Ward).
Forms of nomination for the Parish Election may be obtained from Clerk to Parish Council or Lynton House, Commercial Road, Barnstaple, Devon, EX31 1DG from the Returning Officer who will, at the request of an elector for any electoral area prepare a nomination paper for signature or downloaded below.