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Notice of Election - Toddbrook Ward on Thursday, 28 September 2017

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN under Section 87 (2) of the Local Government Act 1972 that a casual vacancy exists in the office of District Councillor for the Toddbrook Ward in the District of Harlow.

The Annual Canvass of the Electoral Register has started

At the end of July 2017 every household will be sent a Household Enquiry Form (HEF) showing the details we currently hold for that address.  Please respond quickly to ensure that we do not send reminders costing the council more money and that your name is not removed from the electoral register.

If your name is not on the Electoral Register you will not be able to vote in any elections or referendums and you may also have trouble obtaining credit such as a mortgage or loan etc.Paying Council Tax does not automatically put you on the Electoral Register. Whether you decide to use your vote or not is your choice but failure to respond to the Annual Canvass could lead to a fine of up to £1000.