Vacancy for Councillor

Published: 19 April 2021

NOTICE OF VACANCY

IN OFFICE OF COUNCILLOR

 

 

KNOWLTON PARISH COUNCIL

PARISH OF WOODLANDS

 

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN

 

 

 

Pursuant to Section 87(2) of the Local Government Act 1972, that Linda Stocks formerly a Member of the above named Parish Council, has ceased to be a Member of the Parish Council, and that a vacancy now exists in the office of Councillor for the Parish.

 

If within 14 days after the date of this notice (i.e. no later than 11 May 2021), a request for an election to fill the vacancy is made to the Returning Officer, South Walks House, South Walks Road, Dorchester, Dorset, DT1 1UZ by TEN electors for the Parish, an election will be held to fill the vacancy, otherwise the vacancy will be filled by co-option.

 

If an election is called, it will take place not later than 14 July 2021.

 

 

Dated 20 April 2021

 

Lisa Goodwin

Clerk to Knowlton Parish Council

 

*In computing any period of time for this purpose, a Saturday or Sunday, Christmas Eve, Christmas Day, Good Friday or a bank holiday or day appointed for thanksgiving or mourning must be disregarded