FOLLOWING Kevin Wheeler’s resignation as an elected member for Ockendon Ward, a by-election has been called for next month.
The by-election is scheduled to be held on Thursday 22 March 2018.
Only voters in the Ockendon ward will be eligible to vote and the polling stations on the day will be confirmed soon.
Voting will be open from 7am until 10pm with the count taking place following close of poll.
The deadline to apply to register to vote is midnight Tuesday 6 March 2018 which you can do by visiting gov.uk/register-to-vote.
The deadline for postal vote applications is 5pm Wednesday 7 March 2018 and for proxy votes is Wednesday 14 March 2018 (5pm). You can apply for postal and proxy votes by e-mailing email@example.com
For more information on elections, visit: thurrock.gov.uk/elections