A special election will be held next month to fill the vacancy left by the departure of Tania Stafford as a councillor for the Corporation of St George’s.

Ms Stafford resigned on July 23 after joining the Corporation as one of six municipal resident councillors.

A spokeswoman said an extraordinary election for the seat will be held on September 19.

The polling station will be at Penno’s Wharf cruise ship terminal. Nomination day will be September 5.

“This election is only for municipal residents of the municipality of St George. Registration for this election will close on August 21 at 5pm,” the spokeswoman added.

Other election related information can be found at elections.gov.bm.