Casual Vacancy for West Ward Councillors

NOTICE UNDER LOCAL GOVERNMENT ACT, 1972 (Section 87(2))

VACANCY FOR A COUNCILLOR

PUBLIC NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN

A Casual Vacancy has arisen within the West Ward of Whitchurch, Shropshire.

Could you spare several hours a week to help your local community in this unpaid volunteer councillor role prior to the next election? If so, read on…

A casual vacancy has arisen within the West Ward of Whitchurch Town Council, following the resignation of Cllr Vasey. That person must be qualified by virtue of being a British or Commonwealth Citizen, citizen of the Republic of Ireland or European Union citizen, who has attained the age of 18 years and is:

(a) registered as a local government elector for the parish; and/or who has

(b) during the whole of the twelve months preceding the appointment occupied as owner or tenant land or other premises in the parish; and/or his/her

(c) principal or only place of work during those twelve months has been in the parish; and/or has

(d) during those twelve months resided in the parish or within 4.8 kilometres of it;

and is not disqualified from holding office by reason of any disqualification set out in Section 80 of the Local Government Act 1972.

For more information please email Town Council Offices on 01948665761 or email the Acting Town Clerk: tcm@whitchurchcouncil.ukor contact the Elections Department at Shropshire Council on 0345 678 9015 email: elections@shropshire.gov.uk

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