Parish Councillor Vacancy

THAKEHAM 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 Christine Noble a vacancy for a 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 Day, Good Friday, or a Bank Holiday) from the date below (i.e. by 29 April 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.

3. 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:      7 April 2022                        Owen Richards Parish Clerk

Thakeham Parish Council Office
Thakeham Village Hall
1 Abingworth Crescent
Thakeham
West Sussex RH20 3GW