ELECTIONS – May 2019

Parish and District Council Elections - 2nd May 2019

On 2nd May 2019, the local community will have the opportunity to vote for District and Parish Councillors in the local elections.  All seats are offered for election.  Coggeshall will have 14 vacancies for Parish Councillors.  Anyone who is interested in standing must seek election or re-election by completing and submitting the statutory Nomination Paper to the Returning Officer at Braintree District Council.  Coggeshall is split into two wards, each containing seven Councillors.  Where there are more Nominated Candidates than seats, formal elections will be held and combined with elections to Braintree District Council.

Anyone who is interested in standing is welcome to contact the clerk to find out further information on what is involved and who is eligible.  Please email clerk@coggeshall-pc.gov.uk .  Further information can be found by reading the attached document.

Parish Councils Guidance Book