January 9, 2019

Do you have an interest in standing as a Local Councillor?

The new Dorset Council will be holding its elections in May 2019.  Information for anyone interested in standing for election can be found on the dorsetforyou website. The webpages give an overview of:
• the role of the councillor
• standing for a political party or as an independent
• the support that is available to candidates and councillors
• how to stand for nomination
• where to find additional information

Interested individuals are also welcome to contact the council’s Democratic Services Team at councillorservices@dorset.gov.uk or Tel: 01305 252394 who will be able to:
• offer non –political advice
• suggest committee meetings that they might like to attend
• arrange meetings with serving councillors

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