PRESS RELEASE BY THE ELECTORAL COMMISSION
CASUAL ELECTION TO ELECT A EUROPEAN MEMBER OF PARLIAMENT
H.E. the President of the Republic has commissioned the Electoral Commission to hold a casual election to fill the seat vacated by the Hon. Therese Comodini Cachia in the European Parliament. 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 European Member of Parliament.
Eligible candidates who contested the European Parliamentary election 24th May, 2014 and who were not elected may present their nomination form daily from Tuesday 11th till Saturday the 15th July, 2017, 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 of this casual election shall take place as from 8.30 am of Tuesday, 18th July, 2017.
10th July, 2017