This is your opportunity to become involved with your local community.

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Local Parish Council elections are to take place on Thursday 2nd May 2019. 

This is your opportunity to become involved with your local community.

To see what is involved follow this link –

https://www.kentalc.gov.uk/Becoming_a_Local_Councillor_22718.aspx

Kingsnorth will have 6 wards to be represented by 10 Councillors. Meetings take place monthly and sub-committees meet on an ad hoc basis.

If you are interested in becoming a Councillor the ward maps can be seen here https://www.ashford.gov.uk/councillors-meetings-and-elections/elections-and-electoral-registration/polling-districts-and-polling-places-interim-review-2018/new-ward-maps/

The following are the wards for Kingsnorth Parish Council:-

Kingsnorth Village, Bridgefield, Park Farm North, Park Farm South, Roman (covering Knights Park, Chartfields and The Limes) and Washford.

Nomination packs can be found here

https://kingsnorthparishcouncil.co.uk/parish-nomination-papers/

Further information can be obtained by contacting the Parish Office on 01233 502969 or by e-mail to

Christine.drury@outlook.com or marierussell40@outlook.com

Staff at the Parish Office will be happy to assist. 

Ashford Parish Election Timetable for Elections to be held on

Thursday 2 May 2019

Notice of Election Friday 22 March 2019
Receipt of Nominations 4:00 pm Wednesday 3 April 2019
Withdrawal of Candidate 4:00 pm Wednesday 3 April 2019
Appointment of Election Agents 4:00 pm Wednesday 3 April 2019
Publication of Notice of Election Agents 12:00 am to 4:00 pm Wednesday 3 April 2019
Publication of Statements of Persons Nominated 4:00 pm Thursday 4 April 2019
Last Date for Registration Friday 12 April 2019
Receipt of Postal Vote Applications 5:00 pm Monday 15 April 2019
Publication of Notice of Poll Wednesday 24 April 2019
Receipt of Proxy Vote Applications 5:00 pm Wednesday 24 April 2019
Appointment of Poll and Count Agents Thursday 25 April 2019
First Day to Issue Replacement Lost Postal Ballot Papers Friday 26 April 2019
Receipt of Emergency Proxy Vote Applications 5:00 pm Thursday 2 May 2019
Last Day to Issue Replacement Spoilt or Lost Postal Ballot Papers 5:00 pm Thursday 2 May 2019
Day of Poll 7:00 am to 10:00 pm Thursday 2 May 2019
Return of Election Expenses Thursday 30 May 2019
Download Notice of Election