The Library and the Council Offices will be closing at 12pm on Monday 5 December 2022, re-opening at 9am on Tuesday 6 December.
Hours w/c 5 Dec 2022 Mon – 9am to 12pm, Tues – Thurs 9am – 5pm, Fri 9am – 4.30pm
Following the resignation of Councillor Lucie Hernandez, ten electors from the Bissom Ward have written to the Returning Officer at Cornwall Council requesting an election. A by-election is scheduled to be held on Thursday 25 August 2022.
If contested, i.e. two or more candidates stand, a poll will take place on the 25 August, polling stations will be open 7am until 10pm. Poll cards will be sent to registered who are eligible to vote in this election.
If uncontested, i.e. only one person stands, a poll will NOT take place and said person will be elected uncontested.
If you intend to stand as a candidate you must complete nomination papers, nomination papers can only be submitted in person on any day after the date of this notice, but not later than 4pm on Friday 29 July 2022 to the following location on the specified dates and times:
Nomination papers can be obtained from the Deputy Returning Officer at 4S, Cornwall Council, County Hall, Truro TR1 3AY or by telephoning (01209) 614373
If you are not already on the electoral roll, applications to register to vote at this election close at Midnight on Tuesday 9 August 2022, you can register to vote at www.gov.uk/register-to-vote