Six candidates have been nominated for election as a councillor for the Branksome East ward in Poole.
Nominations for candidates closed on Friday 19 October 2012.
The full list of nominees is as follows:
Diana Mary BUTLER - UK Independence Party
William KIMMET - British National Party
Hazel MALCOLM-WALKER - Labour Party
Jenny PATON - Liberal Democrat
Peter PORTNOI - Poole People - It's time for change
Jane THOMAS - Conservative Party
The by-election will be held on Thursday 15 November 2012. It follows the recent resignation of Cllr Stephen Rollo-Smith.
Branksome East ward is also served by Cllr Karen Rampton.
Borough of Poole has 42 members representing 16 wards.
For more information about the election process visit www.boroughofpoole.com/elections , email firstname.lastname@example.org or contact 01202 633028.
**The result of the by-election held on Thursday 15 November 2012 can be viewed here.