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Candidates' Election Process Guide


Candidates guide to the election process

The nominations process began on Tuesday 2 August, please see below the Election timetable and important dates to remember:

Tuesday 2 August Notice of Election was available on our website from 2 August.

Nomination forms can be completed on the election website at or you can ask to be sent a pack via post using the following contact details:

Phone: 0208 889 9203
Post: Civica Election Services, 33 Clarendon Road, London, N8 0NW

Civica Election Services will act as a returning officer, and they are running the election independently from the RUH.
Wednesday 31 August Deadline for receipt of nominations.
Monday 5 September Deadline for candidate withdrawals

The election process will continue behind the scenes until Wednesday 21 September, when we will be sent a Notice of Poll which will be available on our website.

Thursday 22 September Voting packs will be despatched by post or by email (please ensure we have your most up-to-date contact details)

All members living within City of Bath, Mendip, North East Somerset, North Wiltshire, South Wiltshire and Rest of England and Wales constituencies will be eligible to vote for their preferred Public Governor within their constituency.
* * * Members vote * * *
Monday 17 October Voting will close at 5pm, this is the last day to submit your vote.
Tuesday 18 October Results will be announced.

Further information

For further information please visit our FAQs page to view some questions candidates may ask.

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