Councillor Vacancy – Old Town Ward
An election has been requested by residents and the key dates are as follows:
Notice of Election date – Friday 10th December 2021
Close of Nominations time and date – 4pm on Monday 20th December 2021
Last date for Registration – Tuesday 4th January 2022
Last Date for Postal requests – 5pm on Wednesday 5th January 2022
Last Date for Proxy requests – 5pm on Wednesday 12th January 2022
Election date – Thursday 20th January 2022
Town Council Wards
The Dorset (Electoral Changes) Order 2016 created the following five wards in Blandford Forum: Blandford Badbury Heights (One Councillor), Blandford Central (Six Councillors), Blandford Hilltop (Two Councillors), Blandford Langton St Leonards (Four Councillors) and Blandford Old Town Ward (Three Councillors).
Information on Ward Boundaries can be found on the Town Council page.