New Councillor Vacancy

Published: 15 January 2022

LOWER BEEDING PARISH COUNCIL

 

Local Government Act 1972

The Local Elections (Parishes and Communities) Rules 2006

 

NOTICE OF VACANCY IN THE OFFICE OF PARISH COUNCILLOR

 

 

  1. NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that due to the resignation of Councillor Jackie Ward a vacancy for parish councillor exists.

 

2.    A by-election to fill a vacancy will be held if within 14 days (not counting a Saturday or Sunday, Christmas Eve, Christmas Day, Good Friday, or a Bank Holiday) from the date below (ie by 7 February 2022) ten electors for the parish give notice in writing claiming such an election to the Proper Officer. The Proper Officer for the purpose of Electoral matters is The Returning Officer.

 

  1. The Address of the Returning Officer is :-

Horsham District Council

Parkside

Chart Way

Horsham

West Sussex RH12 1RL

 

4.    If no such notice is given, the Parish Council will fill the vacancy by co-option and persons interested should notify the Clerk to the Parish Council.

 

Date:   18 January 2022                  Peter Knox

Parish Clerk

Bede Cottage
Church Lane
Plummers Plain

West Sussex
RH13 6LU