The nomination period will begin on Thursday 20 May 2021 and closes at 4pm on Thursday 27 May 2021.

Any person wishing to stand as a candidate at this election can obtain nomination documents from the district council's elections office by calling 01243 521010 or by emailing elections@chichester.gov.uk

The successful candidate will serve on the district council until May 2023.

The by-election itself will take place on Thursday 24 June 2021 and was called following the resignation of Councillor Kevin Hughes.

The polling stations to be used will be:

  • Chichester Children and Family Centre, St James Road;
  • Swanfield Park Community Centre, Swanfield Drive; and
  • The Bassil Shippam Centre, Tozer Way.

The hours of polling will be from 7am until 10pm.

Date of Release: 12 May 2021

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