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Notice of Election - Police and Crime Commissioner

Police and Crime Commissioner election for the Northumbria Police Area

  1. An election is to be held for a Police and Crime Commissioner for the Northumbria Police Area.
  2. Nomination papers can be obtained from the office of the Police Area Returning Officer, Electoral Services, Room 3.17, Sunderland City Council, Civic Centre, Sunderland, SR2 7DN, during the times stated below.
  3. Nomination papers must be delivered to the Police Area Returning Officer at Electoral Services, Room 3.17, Sunderland City Council, Civic Centre, Sunderland, SR2 7DN between 10am and 4pm on any working day after publication of this notice but no later than 4pm on Thursday 8 April 2021.
  4. If the election is contested, the poll will take place on Thursday 6 May 2021.
  5. Applications to register to vote must reach the relevant Electoral Registration Officer by 12 midnight on Monday 19 April 2021. Applications can be made online at www.gov.uk/register-to-vote.
  6. The £5,000 deposit can be paid by legal tender or by means of a banker's draft from a drawer which carries on business as a banker in the United Kingdom, or, with my prior permission only, via electronic transfer.
  7. Applications, amendments or cancellations of postal votes must reach the relevant Electoral Registration Officer by 5pm on Tuesday 20 April 2021.
  8. Applications to vote by proxy at this election must reach the relevant Electoral Registration Officer by 5pm on Tuesday 27 April 2021.
  9. Applications to vote by emergency proxy at this election must reach the relevant Electoral Registration Officer by 5pm on Thursday 6 May 2021.
Local AuthorityContact - The Electoral Registration OfficerTelephone
GatesheadElectoral Services, Civic Centre, Regent Street, Gateshead NE8 1HH0191 433 7001
NewcastleElectoral Services, Civic Centre, Barras Bridge, Newcastle-upon-Tyne NE1 8QH0191 278 7878
North TynesideElectoral Services, Quadrant, The Silverlink North, Cobalt Business Park, North Tyneside NE27 0BY0191 643 5312
NorthumberlandElections Office, County Hall, Morpeth, Northumberland NE61 2EF01670 624 811
South TynesideElections Office, Town Hall, Westoe Road, South Shields NE33 2RL0191 424 7230
SunderlandElectoral Services, Room 3.17, Civic Centre, Burdon Road, Sunderland SR2 7DN0191 520 5550

Dated: Friday 26 March 2021

Patrick Melia

Police Area Returning Officer

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