Notice of Election of Borough Councillors

Wards Number of Borough Councillors to be elected
Abbey One
Battle One
Caversham One
Church One
Katesgrove One
Kentwood One
Mapledurham One
Minster One
Norcot One
Park One
Peppard Two
Redlands One
Southcote One
Thames One
Tilehurst One
Whitley One
  1. Forms of nomination for Local Borough Elections may be obtained from the Electoral Services Office, Emmer Green Youth and Community Centre, St Barnabas Road, Emmer Green, Reading, Berkshire, RG4 8LN from the Returning Officer who will, at the request of an elector for any electoral area prepare a nomination paper for signature.
  2. Nomination papers must be delivered by hand to the Returning Officer at the Electoral Services Office, Emmer Green Youth and Community Centre, St Barnabas Road, Emmer Green, Reading, Berkshire, RG4 8LN on any day after the date of this notice, on Monday – Friday 10.00am – 4.00pm (excluding bank holidays) but no later than 4.00pm on Thursday 8th April 2021.
  3. If any election is contested the poll will take place on Thursday 6th May 2021.
  4. Applications to register to vote must reach the Electoral Registration Officer by 12 midnight on Monday 19th April 2021.  Applications can be made online.
  5. Applications, amendments or cancellations of postal votes and amendments or cancellations of proxy votes must reach the Electoral Registration Officer at Civic Offices, Bridge Street, Reading, Berkshire, RG1 2LU by 5.00pm on Tuesday 20th April 2021.
  6. New applications to vote by proxy at this election must reach the Electoral Registration Officer at Civic Offices, Bridge Street, Reading, Berkshire, RG1 2LU by 5.00pm on Tuesday 27th April 2021.
  7. 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 Civic Offices, Bridge Street, Reading, Berkshire, RG1 2LU by 5.00pm on Thursday 6th May 2021.  The physical incapacity must have occurred after 5.00pm on Tuesday 27th April 2021.  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 5.00pm on Tuesday 27th April 2021