Notice of vacancy in the office of Town Councillor

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN pursuant to Section 87(2) of the Local Government Act 1972 that ONE CASUAL VACANCY exists in the office of Councillor for the said Parish/Town Council.

An election to fill the vacancy will be arranged on receipt of a valid request in writing from ten local government electors for the Parish/Parish Ward.

If no such request is made, the vacancy will be filled by co-option by the Parish/Town Council.

Requests for such an election should be addressed to: The Returning Officer, Derbyshire Dales District Council, Town Hall, Matlock, Derbyshire, DE4 3NN, to arrive not later than Thursday 23rd July 2020.

JH Rowe

6th July 2020

Electors have 14 days in which to write to the Returning Officer requesting that the vacancy be filled by election.

The 14 day period should be calculated from the date the notice is posted in the Parish with the following days disregarded.

(a) a Saturday or Sunday

(b) Christmas Eve, Christmas Day, Good Friday or a Bank Holiday or

(c) a day appointed for Public Thanksgiving or mourning.


Posted: Mon, 06 Jul 2020 09:02 by John Rowe

Tags: Elections