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1st November 2018

PARISH COUNCILLOR VACANCIES

The Parish Council has two vacancies.  One of these may be filled by Co-option and details of how to apply can be obtained from the Parish Office or the application form can be downloaded below.

The most recent vacancy was created by the resignation of Councillor Dave Engler on 24 October 2018 

 

NOTICE UNDER LOCAL GOVERNMENT ACT, 1972 (Section 87(2))

VACANCY FOR A COUNCILLOR

PUBLIC NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN

that a casual vacancy has occurred in the in the office of Councillor of the Parish of Bayston Hill following the resignation on 24 October 2018 of Councillor David Engler.

Rule 5(2) of the Local Elections (Parishes and Communities) (England and Wales) Rules, 2006 now applies.

The rule allows TEN ELECTORS for the parish in which the casual vacancy has arisen to request the Returning Officer to hold an election to fill the vacancy.  That request must be made within FOURTEEN DAYS, calculated in accordance with the rules, of the date of this notice.  The fourteen-day period ends on 15 November 2018.

What if a request to hold an election is not received during the permitted time?

Rule 5(5) of the above Rules will apply.  The Parish Council must, as soon as practicable after the expiry of the fourteen-day period, co-opt a person to fill the vacancy.

The Returning Officer’s address is:

            Electoral Services, Shropshire Council

            The Shirehall, Abbey Foregate, Shrewsbury,

            Shropshire, SY2 6ND

The telephone number for further guidance is 0345 678 9015

This notice is dated   Twenty-sixth (26th)    day of       October     2018Mrs C Higgins – Clerk to the Council/RFO

Bayston Hill Parish Council

Parish Office

Lyth Hill Road

Shrewsbury

SY3 0EW

Tel: 01743 874651

If you are interested in becoming a Parish Councillor, please contact the Parish Clerk for further details.

Address: Bayston Hill Parish Counciil, Parish Office, Lyth Hill Road, Bayston Hill, Shrewsbury, SY3 0EW

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