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Election Timetable for 5 May Local Elections

Event Date Action
Publication of Notice of Election Monday 28 March View Notice of Election
Start of Receipt of Nomination Tuesday 29 March From any working day between 9am and 5pm (except on Tuesday 5 April) in the Performance Space in Manchester Central Library, St Peter's Square, Manchester, M2 5PD
Deadline Receipt of Nominations 4pm Tuesday 5 April Last date to submit valid nomination papers, by no later than 4pm 
Deadline for Appointment of Election Agents 4pm Tuesday 5 April  
Publication of Notice of Election Agents 4pm Tuesday 5 April View Notice of Election Agents
Publication of 1st Notice of Alteration Tuesday 5 April  
Publication of Statement of Persons Nominated Wednesday 6 April View Statement of Persons Nominated
Last Day to Register to Vote Thursday 14 April Register to Vote
Deadline Receipt of Postal Vote Applications 5pm Tuesday 19 April Download a Postal Vote Application 
Publication Notice of Poll Tuesday 26 April Download Notice of Poll
Deadline Receipt of Proxy Vote Applications 5pm Tuesday 26 April Download a Proxy Application Form
Publication of Final Notice of Alteration  Wednesday 27 April  
Deadline for Appointment of Poll and Count Agents Wednesday 27 April  
First Day to Issue Replacement Lost Postal Ballot Papers Thursday 28 April  
Last Day to Issue Replacement Spoilt or Lost Postal Ballot Papers 5pm Thursday 5 May  
Deadline Receipt of Emergency Proxy Vote Applications 5pm Thursday 5 May  
Day of Poll 7am to 10pm Thursday 5 May  
Verification and Count Friday 6 May  

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