Town Council elections

Town Council elections take place on Thursday 2nd May 2019.

Do you have what it takes to be a town councillor?  Do you care about Newhaven and want to make sure local people get the services they need?  Do you want to make a difference and help shape Newhaven’s future?  Could you represent the views of local people?

Everyone is welcome – whatever your political persuasion, or if you have none; whatever your background – you just need time and energy to help your local community.

Click here to download information about what town and parish councils do and councillors’ responsibilities.

Click here to download a nomination form. PLEASE NOTE NOMINATION FORMS MUST BE RETURNED IN PERSON TO LEWES DISTRICT COUNCIL BY 4PM ON WEDNESDAY 3rd  APRIL.  Please call 01273 085193 to book an appointment to submit the forms.   DO NOT SEND FORMS TO THE TOWN COUNCIL.

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