Nominations have closed for candidates to stand in the Douglas Council by-election, which is due to take place on Thursday, October 31.
Elizabeth Caracher Quirk, of Alexander Drive in Douglas, and Thomas Michael Gelling, of Barrule Road, Willaston, will contest the seat.
Both candidates are former councillors.
The successful candidate will join Councillor Karen Angela and Councillor Stan Cain in representing Athol Ward.
The vacancy arose after Councillor Alan Quirk resigned from Douglas Council. He has declined to say why he quit.