Date for Beckton Ward by-election

6 August 2014 in Council and democracy
The by-election for the vacant Newham Council seat for Beckton Ward will take place on Thursday 11 September.
The by-election follows the death of Councillor Alec Kellaway in June at the age of 61 following 27 years on the council.

Nomination papers must be delivered to the Returning Officer at Newham Town Hall, Barking Road, East Ham, no later than 4pm on Thursday 14 August.

Applications for postal votes must reach the Electoral Registration Officer at Newham Town Hall by 5pm on Wednesday 27 August. Applications to vote by proxy must reach the Electoral Registration Officer by 5pm on Thursday 3 September.