Registered electors within the Beinn na Faoghla agus Uibhist A Tuath Ward have until 5.00pm on Wednesday 11th March 2015 to apply for a postal vote for the by-election. Voting by post is an easy and convenient way of voting and your postal vote can be sent to your home address or to any other address you give.
Any elector who is unable to attend a polling station can appoint a proxy who is someone you trust to vote on your behalf. The deadline for applying for a proxy is 5.00pm on Wednesday 18th March 2015.
To apply for a proxy/postal vote you should contact the Electoral Registration Officer, 42 Point Street, Stornoway on 01851 706262 or log onto www.aboutmyvote.co.uk.