Clifton Ward – five vacancies
Requests have been received by the Returning Officer at SHDC for five of the Clifton ward vacancies to be filled by election, this is to notify you that a by-election for these five vacancies will now be held on Thursday 6th May 2021.
Under the provisions of the Coronavirus Act 2020 and The Local Government and Police and Crime Commissioner (Coronavirus)(Postponement of Elections and Referendums)(England and Wales) Regulations 2020 the by-election cannot take place until Thursday 6 May 2021.
However, this date may be brought forward or deferred by the Government depending upon the circumstances. Any Election that is in due course called will be duly publicised as required by law.