Dominica: Govt announces date of by-election for Village Council

The election notice further reads that the nomination day is March 10, 2022, and the Presiding Officer/Supervisor will be available at the Village council office in Paix Bouche between the hours of 8:OO am and 4:00 pm to receive the nomination of candidates.

 Dominica: Govt announces date of by-election for Village Council
 Dominica: Govt announces date of by-election for Village Council

The Commonwealth of Dominica has announced the election notice for the village council by-election named Paix Bouche/Belle Maniere/Moore park/Dos D’Ane on Sunday, February 27, 2022. As per the election notice of the government of Dominica, Ms Nardine Paul is appointed Presiding Officer/Supervisor for the village council by-election by Section 41 (1) of the village council ordinance, Chapter 190 of the revised law of Dominica.

The election notice further reads that the nomination day is March 10, 2022, and the Presiding Officer/Supervisor will be available at the Village council office in Paix Bouche between the hours of 8:OO am and 4:00 pm to receive the nomination of candidates.

It further said that on the day, the completed nomination documents must be delivered to the Presiding Officer/Supervisor no later than 4:00 pm.

The Commonwealth of Dominica’s election notice further stated:

  • Every candidate must be named and designated by his full name and residence in the nomination paper by two duly qualified voters. The person so named must express in writing on the nomination paper his consent to such nomination.
  • Every candidate for election must deliver, or cause to be delivered to the Presiding Officer/supervisor, at the time of presenting his nomination paper, a declaration in writing signed by him, stating the qualification possessed by him under Section % of the ordinance and that he is in all other respects qualified to be nominated and elected to the council.
  • The government stated that Lindon Marie would inform Calibishie Village Council’s general public as the Presiding Officer/Supervisor. According to the notice, the nomination day in Calibishie Village Council is March 3 2022 (Thursday), and the election event will take place on March 23 2022 (Wednesday).

The government stated that Cleve Edwards would inform Castle Bruce Village Council’s general public as the Presiding Officer/Supervisor. The notice notified that nomination day would be March 15, 2022, and the election event will be on April 4, 2022.

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