Vacancy - Walverden
Published: 15 November 2022
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that ONE VACANCY has occurred in the office of Councillor for the above mentioned ward.
The Council is to fill the vacancy by co-option, which is a process whereby the Council considers applications from interested persons and then selects someone to fill the seat.
To be eligible for co-option you must be a British, Commonwealth or European citizen and on the day of nomination be 18 years of age or over. In addition you must meet at least one of the following criteria:
- Be on the electoral register for the parish
- For the previous 12 months, have owned or tenanted land or premises in the parish
- For the previous 12 months, had a principal or only place of work in the parish
- For the previous 12 months, resided in the parish or within 3 miles of it
If you are interested in becoming a Councillor, please complete and return the co-option application form which is available to download from the Town Council website or alternatively contact the Town Clerk on the address above or send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org
Completed application forms must be submitted to the Clerk by: Friday 16th December 2022. The co-option will be considered by the Council at its first Full Council meeting after applications close.