To be nominated as a Candidate a person must meet the criteria listed below.
18 years or over on the day of your nomination
A British, Commonwealth, or Irish Citizen, or a citizen of another Member State of the European Union.
AND at least one of the following:
- You must be registered as a voter in the relevant Parish in which you wish to seek election, OR
- For the whole of the 12 months prior to election day are Owner or Tenant of any land or premises in the relevant Parish, OR
- Your principal or only place of work during those 12 months or more has been in the relevant Parish, OR
- You have lived in the Parish or within 4.8 kilometres (3 miles) during the whole of the 12 month