In accordance with the Reform (Sark) Law, 2008 as amended and with The Reform (Election of Conseillers) (By-Election) (Sark) Ordinance, 2021
A FURTHER ELECTION OF CONSEILLERS SHALL BE HELD ON WEDNESDAY 25TH AUGUST 2021.
The Polling Station shall be at the ISLAND HALL (TOPLIS ROOM) and voting shall take place from 10.00 am until 6.00 pm that day.
PRESCRIBED FORMS OF NOMINATION OF CANDIDATE to stand as a Conseiller are available from the office of the Speaker of Chief Pleas, forms may also be downloaded here, and shall be completed by two persons and the candidate all of whose names shall be inscribed on the Electoral Register and shall be delivered by hand of one of the persons named on the form to the Speaker or Deputy Speaker of Chief Pleas (Returning Officer and Deputy Returning Officer respectively), not later than 12 Noon on Friday 13 August 2021.
Forms of Nomination shall not be returned before 1.00 PM on Tuesday the 3 August 2021.
The returning of nomination forms to the Speakers Office is to be as follows:
Tuesday 3 August, Wednesday 4 August, Friday 5 August, Tuesday 10 August and Wednesday 11 August between the hours of 1 pm to 3 pm.
Friday 13th August between 10 am and 12 noon.
On arrival at the Speakers’ Office, the Speaker checks the validity of the Nomination Form. The Speaker will let you know immediately about the validity of the form and any actions to be take if the form is invalid.
In the event of an equality of votes being given to two or more candidates, and the addition of one more vote to his/her poll would have entitled such candidate to be elected, a further election shall be held in accordance with the above stated Law and Ordinances on Wednesday 15 September 2021; in respect of such candidates only and without further nomination, between the persons who have obtained such equality of votes. The Polling Station shall be at the same place and between the same hours as stated above.
Lt Col RJ Guille MBE
SPEAKER OF CHIEF PLEAS AND RETURNING OFFICER OF SARK
23 July 2021