Vacancies for Parish Councillors

July 9th, 2020 by Clerk

PARISH of TROWELL.

 

NOTICE OF VACANCIES

IN THE OFFICE OF PARISH COUNCILLOR

 

 

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN pursuant to Section 87(2) of the Local Government Act 1972 that

Graham Lockwood

 

Formerly a member of the above Parish Council has ceased to be a member and that as a result 3 casual vacancies now exist in the office of Councillor for the said Parish.

 

On receipt of a request in writing from any ten local government electors for the said Parish, an election to fill the vacancies will be held.  However, if an election is requested, under current legislation a poll cannot take place until 6 May 2021 as a result of the Local Government and Police and Crime Commissioner (Coronavirus) (Postponement of Elections and Referendums) (England and Wales) Regulations 2020 and the Coronavirus Act 2020.

 

If no such request is made the vacancies will be filled by the Parish Council.

 

Requests for such an election should be addressed to The Returning Officer, Broxtowe Borough Council, Council Offices, Foster Avenue, Beeston, Nottingham, NG9 1AB  to arrive not later than fourteen days from the date of this notice (computed in accordance with Rule 2 of Schedule 2 of the Local Elections (Parishes and Communities) Rules 1986).

 

 

DATE: 9th July 2020

 

 

SIGNED : A. K. Smith

 

CLERK & RFO TO TROWELL PARISH COUNCIL

(Clerk to the Council, the Proper Officer for this purpose)