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Vacancy for East Farndon Parish Councillor

Following the public notice of a casual vacancy (due to the resignation of Russell Burton) to give electors the opportunity to request an election, as there were no requests to hold an election, the Returning Officer has confirmed that the Parish Council can fill the vacancy by co-option.

Therefore, the Parish Council invites applications for co-option, and a notice of the casual vacancy can be accessed by clicking this link, Notice of Casual Vacancy Notice

Any person interested in applying should refer to the Parish Council’s Co-option Procedure, which is available on the Parish Council website or by clicking this link, Co-option Procedure You can also obtain a copy from the Parish Clerk. Applicants for co-option should: 

  1. Submit an application form (a copy of the application form is attached as Appendix A – section 1 to the Co-option Procedure);
  2. Confirm their eligibility for the position of Councillor by signing a copy of the eligibility criteria on the application form (Appendix A – section 2 to the Co-option Procedure). 

The closing date for applications is midday on Wednesday, 13th July 2022 and should be submitted to the Clerk via email at: parishclerk.eastfarndon@gmail.com 

Applications will then be considered at the Parish Council meeting to be held on Wednesday, 20 July 2022. If you have any questions about the role of a Parish Councillor, or any general queries, please contact the Clerk.

Caroline Burton

Clerk to East Farndon Parish Council