NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that a casual vacancy is deemed to have occurred in the office of Councillor for the Parish Council following the resignation on 23 November 2022 of Councillor Neil Farmer.
Rules 5(5) and 5(6) of the Local Elections (Parishes and Communities) (England and Wales) Rules 2006, provide that on a casual vacancy occurring in the office of town councillor within six months before the day on which that councillor would regularly have retired, the parish council may, as soon as practicable after the expiry of the period of 14 days (i.e. 14 days, computed as below, after public notice of the vacancy has been given) co-opt a person to fill the vacancy.
Any vacancy not so filled must be filled at the next ordinary election.
Date: 7 December 2022
14 day period (working days) will be finished on 5th January 2023 after which time Edith Weston Parish Council will seek to co-opt a person to fill the vacancy.
Expressions of interest to be made via the Edith West Parish Council Clerk via email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Notice Date: 12/12/2022