Notice of Election

The Notice of Election for Parishes in the Borough of Darlington, including Middleton St. George Parish, can be found here Notice of Election (Parishes).

The notice gives:

The number of Parish Councillors to be elected. 

The address at Darlington Town Hall for obtaining nomination papers. Nomination papers can also be obtained from the Clerk to the Parish Council by emailing msgclerk@aol.com giving the recipients name and address

1.   The dates when the nomination papers must be submitted by hand to the Returning Officer at Darlington Town Hall.

2.   The date of the election if it is contested.

3.   Details of how to register to vote, postal votes and proxy votes.

There are three forms which must be completed by persons wishing to stand in the election – the Candidate’s Nomination Paper, the Candidate’s Home Address Form and the Candidate’s Consent to Nomination Form.

Examples giving how these forms must be completed are as follows:

Example of Candidates Nomination Paper Parish Council Election 2019 Example of Candidate’s Nomination Form

Example of the Candidate’s Home Address Form Parish Council Election 2019 Example of Candidate’s Home Address Form

Example of Candidate’s Consent to Nomination Form Parish Council Election 2019 Example of Candidate’s Consent to Nomination Form

The Clerk of the Parish Council will have a copy of the Electoral Register and will help candidates to complete the electoral numbers for the Proposer and Seconder on the Nomination Paper.  Please contact the Clerk by email to msgclerk@aol.com or by telephoning 07722705008.