Vacancy for a Parish Councillor

Update: the following notice expired on 21/6/2016 and applications for the vacancy have closed.  However, if you are interested in being informed about vacancies which may arise in the future, please contact us.  

BRAISHFIELD PARISH COUNCIL

Notice of Casual Vacancy for a Parish Councillor

There is a vacancy on the parish council, due to the resignation of Mike Prince.

If you wish to apply to fill this vacancy, apply to the Clerk in writing on or before Tuesday 21 June 2016.

To be considered for membership of the council you must not be debarred from standing as a Councillor, and you must:

be at least 18 years old

be a British citizen, an eligible Commonwealth citizen or a citizen of any other member state of the European Union, and

meet at least one of the following four qualifications:

a. You are, and will continue to be, registered as a local government elector for the parish/community in which you wish to stand from the day of your nomination onwards.

b. You have occupied as owner or tenant any land or other premises in the parish/community area during the whole of the 12 months before the day of your nomination and the day of election.

c. Your main or only place of work during the 12 months prior to the day of your nomination and the day of election has been in the parish/community area.

d. You have lived in the parish/community area or within three miles of it during the whole of the 12 months before the day of your nomination and the day of election.

Public elections are scheduled for May 2019. For the interim period, elections to the council will be voted for by the present sitting six councillors.

Please feel free to contact the Clerk or a councillor for further information.

Kate Orange, Clerk to the council

clerk@braishfield-pc.org 07968 671604

8th June 2016