Date for Underhill by-election announced
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Residents in Underhill Ward will vote in a Barnet Council by-election following the resignation of Councillor Amy Trevethan.
Voting in the council by-election will take place on Thursday 5 May 2016 to coincide with Mayor of London and London Assembly elections, with the count also taking place on Friday 6 May at Alexandra Palace.
The notice of election was published on 30 March and nomination papers of candidates must reach the council no later than 4pm on Thursday 7 April 2016.
Applications to register to vote must be made by Monday 18 April 2016. The quickest and easiest way to do this is online.
Applications for, and amendments or cancellations of existing postal votes, must be submitted by 5pm on Tuesday 19 April 2016, and the deadline for applications to vote by proxy is 5pm on Tuesday 26 April 2016.