Programme for Conduct of Village (LC I) and Parish (LC II) Elections 2017

The Electoral Commission has approved the programme for the elections of Administrative Units (Village [LC I] and
Parish [LC II]) Elections 2017, as follows:-

Village (LC I) Level
No. Activity Period
1. Recruitment of Village Election officials 11th – 14th October 2017
2. Display of names of Village Election Officials for inspection at the Parish Headquarters 14th – 20th October 2017
3. Training of Village Election Officials 23rd October 2017
4. Verification of residents & Compilation of Village (LC I) Voters’ Register 26th – 30th October 2017

5.

Cut-off date for compilation of the Village (LC I) Voters’ Register

30th October 2017

6.

Display of the Village (LC I) Voters’ Register

31st Oct – 1st Nov 2017

7.

Issuance of Nomination Forms to aspiring Candidates

24th – 31st October 2017

8.

Nomination of candidates for Village (LC I) Chairperson

15th–16thNovember 2017

9.

Campaigns for Village (LC I) Chairperson

17th–20thNovember 2017

10.

Polling Day for Election of Village (LC I) Chairperson (lining, counting, filling forms, declaration of winner & Council Meeting)

21st November 2017

Parish/Ward (LC II) Level

No.

Activity

Period

1.

Compilation of Parish/Ward (LC II) Voters’ Register

22nd–23rdNovember2017

2.

Display of Parish/Ward (LC II) Voters’ Register

24th–27th November2017

3.

Nomination of Candidates for Parish/Ward (LC II) Chairperson

4th December 2017

4.

Campaigns for Parish/Ward (LC II) Chairperson 

5th–6th December 2017

5.

Polling Day for Election of Parish/Ward (LC II) Chairperson

7th December 2017

 

The Electoral Commission calls upon all stakeholders in this electoral process to participate in the above

 

activities in accordance with the guidelines for these elections.

 

Justice Byabakama Mugenyi Simon

 

Chairperson, Electoral Commission

 

 

 

Thursday, August 24, 2017