Notice of Vacancy - Upton Parish Council

Notice of Vacancy - Upton Parish Council

NOTICE OF VACANCY in the Office of Parish Councillor for the Parish of Upton

1. Under section 87(2) of the Local Govemment Act 1972, notice is hereby given, that a casual vacancy now exists for a Parish Councillor in the North Ward of the Parish of Upton arising from the resignation from office of Councillor Alan Bottwood.

2. If within 14* days (27 September 2016) of publication of this notice, an election is requested by 10 persons who are named on the register in use at the time of the request as local govemment electors for the electoral area in which the vacancy has occurred (ie. Upton Parish North Ward), an election to fill the casual vacancy will be held within 60* days beginning with the day on which this notice was given.

3. Any request for an election made pursuant to paragraph 2 above should be made in writing and must be made to:
The Retuming Officer
Electoral Services
Northampton Borough Council
The Guildhall
St Giles Square
Northampton NNI IDE

4. If no such request is received, the Parish Council will fill the casual vacancy by co-option as soon as reasonably practicable after the expiry of the period of 14 days referred to in paragraph 2 above.

Posted: Tue, 06 Sep 2016 21:14 by Michelle Orpin

Tags: Notice, Vacancy, Upton Parish, September, 2016