Government of the Commonwealth of Dominica

Notice: Election of a member of the Grand Bay Constituency

FORM 11

 

HOUSE OF ASSEMBLY (ELECTIONS) ACT (CH. 2:01)

(SECTION 13)

 

NOTICE OF ELECTION OF A MEMBER OF THE GRAND BAY

 

CONSTITUENCY

 

            His Excellency the President having issued his writ for the election of a member of the House of Assembly for the Grand Bay constituency the Returning Officer of the said Constituency will on the 9th day of  November, 2021 now next ensuing between the hours of nine a.m. and four p.m. at the Grand Bay Youth Centre proceed to the nomination, and if there is no opposition, to the election of a member of the Grand Bay Constituency.

 

            Forms of nomination papers may be obtained at the house of the

Returning Officer at Grand Bay between the hours of  6:00 p.m. and

9:00 p.m.daily (Sunday excepted).

 

          Every nomination paper must be signed by any six or more electors qualified to vote in the Grand Bay Constituency and be handed to the Returning Officer between the said hours of nine a.m. and four p.m.

 

            No nomination paper shall be valid or acted upon by the Returning Officer unless it is accompanied by –

 

          (a)     the consent in writing of the person therein nominated; and

          (b)     a deposit of five hundred dollars in cash.

 

          In the event of an election being contested the poll will take place between the hours of seven a.m. and five p.m. on the 25th day of November, 2021 and the preliminary count of votes will take place upon the close of the poll in accordance with section 39 of the Act and the final count will take place at the Grand Bay Police Station on the 26th day of November, 2021 at the hour of 9:00 a.m. and at such places as may hereafter be appointed.

 

            The house or office of the Returning Officer for the Grand Bay constituency is situated at Grand Bay.

 

 

                                              John Roach

                    Returning Officer for the Grand Bay Constituency      

 

 

Date: October 28, 2021