|Area Councillor (1 vacancy)|
|Due to the resignation of a member of the Council, a supplementary election was held in March 2021 to fill the vacancy for Area Councillor for Clare & Gilbert Valleys Council.|
|Four candidates competed in the election and on Tuesday 2 March 2021 David Willson was declared elected.
Detailed election results and other information about the election can be found below.
|Roll close||5pm, Monday 30 November 2020|
|Opening of nominations||Thursday 14 January 2021|
12 noon, Thursday 28 January 2021
|Dispatch of ballot material to electors||Tuesday 9 February 2021 to Monday 15 February 2021|
|Close of Voting (Polling Day)||12 noon, Monday 1 March 2021|
|Scrutiny and count||
1pm, Tuesday 2 March 2021
|Ballot Paper Draw|
|The draw for ballot paper order for the Clare & Gilbert Valleys Council was live streamed on 4pm Thursday 28 January 2021.|
A recording of the ballot paper draw is available on YOUTUBE LIVE STREAM RECORDING
At the close of nominations at 12 noon on Thursday 28 January 2021, a total of four nominations were received and accepted for the supplementary election. In accordance with the Local Government (Elections) Act 1999, a draw was held after the close of nominations to determine the order in which names of candidates would appear on the ballot paper and the result of the draw was as follows
Profiles of each of these candidates are available by clicking their names above.
|Ballot papers not returned in envelope:||2|
|Voter participation:||2513 (37.43% of the total enrolment)|
|Distribution of preferences|
|After the distribution of preferences David Willson obtained 1211 votes and was elected, under quota.
To view the distribution of votes refer to the Clare & Gilbert Valleys Council Area Councillor - 2 March 2021 (XLS 75 KB)