Councillor vacancy

SOMPTING 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 Bashford, a vacancy for parish councillor exists in Cokeham North ward.

2. A By-election to fill the vacancy will be held if within 14 days (not counting a Saturday or Sunday, Christmas Day, Good Friday, or a Bank Holiday) from the date below (ie by 5pm on 27th March 2019) ten electors for the parish ward(s) 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.

3. The Address of the Returning Officer is :-

Adur and Worthing Councils
Town Hall
Chapel Road
Worthing
West Sussex
BN11 1HA

4. If no such notice is given, the Parish Council will fill the vacancy by co-option and persons interested should contact the Clerk to the Parish Council for an application form at the address below.

Date: 7th March 2019

Carol Stephenson
Parish Clerk
Old School House
Harriet Johnson Centre
18 Loose Lane
Sompting
BN15 0BG

Tel 01903 208824 0r 07813 484857
Email: clerk@sompting.org.uk

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