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Candidates' Election Process Guide


Candidates guide to the election process

The nominations process began on Thursday 26 October, please see below the Election timetable and important dates to remember:

Thursday 26 October Notice of Election issued to all Members within the Rest of England and Wales constituency.

Nomination forms are available upon request from Electoral Reform Services (ERS) - please call :
020 8889 9203

ERS will act as returning officer, and they are running the election independently from the RUH.
Friday 10 November Deadline for receipt of all nominations (to ERS)
Wednesday 15 November Last date for candidate withdrawal

The election process will continue behind the scenes until Wednesday 29 November, when we will be sent a Notice of Poll which will be available on our website.

Thursday 30 November Voting packs will be despatched to all Members home addresses (please ensure we have your most up-to-date contact details)

All members living within the Rest of England and Wales constituency will be eligible to vote for their preferred Public Governor.
* * * Members vote * * *
Wednesday 20 December Voting will close at 5pm, this is the last day to submit your vote
Thursday 21 December Results will be announced

Further information

Please visit our FAQs page to view some questions candidates may ask.

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