8. Election timetable

The election timetable is as follows:

Monday 15th January

Nominations Open

Monday 19thFriday 23rd February

Do Something Different Festival

Tuesday 20th February

Nominations Close (12 noon, i.e. midday)

Wednesday 21st February

Candidates Briefing

Thursday 22nd February 

Manifestos Deadline (12 noon, i.e. midday)

Monday 26th February

Campaigning Begins

Tuesday 27th February

Voting Opens (10am)

Tuesday 6th March

  • Voting closes and campaigning ends (12 noon, i.e. midday)
  • Count takes place
  • Candidates notified
  • Election results event

Thursday 8th  March

Candidates Debriefing sessions. There will be two seperate sessions:

One for those who were elected

One for those who were unsuccessful

Friday 16th March

Last day before Easter break