PRESS RELEASE BY THE ELECTORAL COMMISSION
CASUAL ELECTION TO ELECT A MEMBER OF PARLIAMENT IN THE SEVENTH ELECTORAL DIVISION
H.E. the President of the Republic has commissioned the Electoral Commission to hold a casual election in the Seventh Electoral Division following the resignation of the Hon. Jean Pierre Debono. 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 seventh electoral division.
Eligible candidates who contested the seventh electoral division in the June 2017 General Election and who were not elected may present their nomination form daily from Tuesday 26th till Saturday the 30th September, 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 Tuesday, 3rd October, 2017 from 09:00am onwards.
25th September, 2016