Election registration deadline looms

THE DEADLINE for registering to vote in the May 3 Amber Valley Borough Council elections is tomorrow.

The council is urging people to get their registration forms in by tomorrow, Wednesday, April 18, at 5pm.

It is also the deadline to register to receive a postal vote.

Forms can be downloaded from the council’s website www.ambervalley.gov.uk, or by calling its election helpline on 01773 841632.

Postal voting packs will be sent to voters from 20 April and should be completed and returned as quickly as possible or in any event by 10pm on 3 May.

If you cannot vote yourself and you want someone to vote on your behalf, the deadline to register for a proxy vote is Wednesday, April 25, at 5pm.