An election of members for each of the local electoral areas of the above-mentioned local authority is about to be held.
Nomination papers may be obtained from the address below during the usual office hours.
A person may nominate himself/herself as a candidate or may, with his/her consent, be nominated by a proposer who is registered as a local government elector in the local electoral area of the local authority for which he/she proposes to nominate the candidate.
A nomination paper from a candidate of a registered political party must have a certificate of political affiliation attached which must be produced to me with his/her completed nomination paper.
If no certificate is attached, the candidate must, before the latest time for receiving nominations either-
The latest time for receiving nominations is Saturday 12 noon the 4 day of May, 2019.
Completed nomination papers may be delivered to me in person by the candidate or his/her proposer at any time when I am at my office, from 10am on 3 May, 2019 until 12 noon on the last day for receiving nominations.
I am required by law to attend to receive nominations between 10am and 12noon and between 2pm and 5pm on 3 May, 2019 and between 10am and 12 noon on the 4 May, 2019.
If the election if contested, a poll will be taken on the 24 day of May, 2019 between the hours of 7am and 10pm.
Westmeath County Council, Áras an Chontae, Mullingar, Co. Westmeath.
Content Last Updated/Reviewed: 27/03/2019