PRESS RELEASE BY THE ELECTORAL COMMISSION
CASUAL ELECTION TO ELECT A MEMBER OF PARLIAMENT IN THE EIGHTH ELECTORAL DISTRICT
H.E. the President of the Republic has commissioned the Electoral Commission to hold a casual election in the Eighth Electoral District following the resignation of the Hon. Christian Cardona. The Writ is being published in today’s Government Gazette. The Electoral Commission therefore notifies that it shall be receiving candidates’ nominations for a casual election to elect a Member of Parliament in the Eighth Electoral District.
Eligible candidates who contested the Eighth Electoral District in the June 2017 General Election and who were not elected, may present their nomination form daily from Wednesday 6th till Saturday the 9th May, and Monday 11th May 2020, at the Electoral Commission’s Office at Evans Building, Merchants Street, Valletta, between 9.00 am and noon. Nomination forms may be obtained from the Office of the Electoral Commission in Valletta.
The Electoral Commission further notifies that the counting of votes for this casual election shall take place on Wednesday, 13th May, 2020 from 9:00am onwards.
5th May, 2020