Hackney ,

Victoria ward by-election

Hackney Town Hall

There is a vacancy for a councillor in Victoria Ward, following the resignation of Cllr Alex Kuye.

Anyone wishing to find out how to stand in the election - on 18 October 2018 - is invited to a meeting with electoral services in Room 108 at Hackney Town Hall on 10 September at 3pm or 17 September at 6pm. Please contact electoralservices@hackney.gov.uk to book your place.

Nominations from candidates for this election will be accepted between Thursday 13 September and 4pm on Friday 21 September. The relevant forms are available from Electoral Services, Room 40, Hackney Town Hall. Call 020 8356 3232.

The key dates for this election are:

Deadline to register to vote: midnight on 2 October 2018

New postal vote application deadline: 5pm on 3 October 2018

New proxy vote application deadline: 5pm on 10 October 2018