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Distribution of Special Elector Ballot Papers for the 2019 Local Government Elections successfully completed

The Elections and Boundaries Commission, (EBC) wishes to advise all candidates contesting the upcoming Local Government Elections, political parties,  and the general public that in response to a procedural error, new ballot papers have been issued for  use by Special

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The List of Aldermen Nominated for the 2019 Local Government Elections

In accordance with section 12A (1) and (2) of the Municipal Corporation Act, Chapter 25:04, parties fielding candidates in an election under section 11 for a Municipality or Corporation shall, at the time of nomination of the candidates for Councillors,

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Change of Address for the Office of the Returning Officer for the Electoral Districts of Caledonia/Upper Malick and Morvant

The public is hereby advised of a change in the address for the Returning Officer for the Electoral Districts of Caledonia/Upper Malick and Morvant. The Commission requests that all relevant parties be mindful of this change and apologizes for any

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Notice of Taking a Poll – who are the Candidates for the 2019 Local Government Elections?

It is a statutory requirement, when a poll is to be taken, to give notice, as soon as practicable after Nomination Day, of the day on which and the hours during which the poll will be taken; the location of

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Press Release 339 vying for 2019 Local Government Elections

  There are three hundred and thirty nine (339) candidates contesting the December 2, 2019 Local Government Elections.   The People’s National Movement (PNM) and the United National Congress (UNC) are the only two political parties which have put forward

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Places where the Revised List of Electors 2019 is posted

The Elections and Boundaries Commission advises that the Revised List of Electors in respect of the Local Government Elections, 2019 has been posted for inspection at the same two (2) locations in each polling division where the Preliminary List was

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2019 Local Government Elections Forms – Form No. A-144

FORM NO. A-144

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Reminder – Deadline approaches for Special Elector applications

The Election and Boundaries Commission wishes to remind persons eligible to be considered as Special Electors (Election Rule 59) for the Monday December 2, 2019 Local Government Elections that MONDAY NOVEMBER 11, 2019 is the LAST DAY to submit applications

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Notices of Election for the 2019 Local Government Elections

In accordance with Election Rule (4) (1) of the Representation of the People Act, Chapter 2:01, the Returning Officer shall within two days after the receipt of the writ of election or within two days after he has been notified

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Application to vote as a Special Elector in the 2019 Local Government Elections

FAWLOCAL application to vote as special elector 2019

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