(1) Nominations of candidates shall be lodged with the Returning Officer in the form of Form 2 in the Appendix, not later than the day and the time appointed for the receipt of nominations by the notice published pursuant to regulation 3.
(2) Every nomination shall ¾
(a) set out the full name of the candidate for election, and the office for which he is nominated;
(b) be signed by not less than 2 persons eligible to vote.
(3) If no nominations are received for all or any of the offices in respect of which there is a vacancy, the Returning Officer may extend the time for the receipt of nominations and for the holding of an election in respect of such vacancy or vacancies and, where that time is so extended, the period of time between the date for the receipt of nominations and the date of the election shall be as provided in regulation 3(4).
(4) Where a person is nominated as a candidate for election both as a member and as a deputy member at elections to be held on the same day, both nominations are invalid and shall be rejected by the Returning Officer.