According to this nomination papers could be file for Eastern, North central and Sabragamuwa provincial councils.
Nominees would be able to file their nomination papers through the divisional secretary office of respective province.
Accepted political parties are permitted to file nomination papers till 19th July at 12.00pm. Independent groups are permitted to file their nomination papers till 12.00 pm on 18th of July.
Date for the election would be announce later on.