Unable to Vote in person for Local Authority Election
Local Authority Election
Thursday 28 April 2016
If you are unable to vote in person for the up and coming Local Authoirty Election you can apply for an "Absent Vote".
Please contact your local authority for the deadline dates associated with applying for an absent vote.
Obtaining an Absent Vote Application Form
A registered voter who is either off-Island on the day of the election or on-Island but does not wish to attend the polling station to vote will need to fill in an application form requesting to be treated as an absent voter. Absent vote application forms can be obtained from the following locations:
- Local Authority Offices / Returning Officer for your ward or district
- Police Stations (during their normal office hours)
Returning Officers will supply police stations with forms of application on and after the day following the day fixed for the delivery of nomination papers.