Vacancy for a new Parish Councillor



Due to the resignation of Councillor Martin Rudd there is one vacancy on Child Okeford Parish Council and the position will be filled by co-option at the meeting of the Council to be held on Monday 3rd. FEBRUARY 2020 at 7.00pm in the Community Centre. Should more than one application be received for the vacancy, councillors will decide the appointment by a vote, or series of votes, in order to obtain a majority decision.

To be considered for co-option, applicants must meet at least one of the following criteria:

1. Be registered as a local government elector for the Parish on the current Electoral Register.

2. Has during the whole of the previous 12 months occupied as tenant or owner any land or other premises in the Parish.

3. Has had his/her principal or only place of work in the previous 12 months in the parish of Child Okeford.

4. Has resided either in the Parish or within 3 miles thereof during the previous 12 months.

Anyone wishing to be considered for co-option should contact the Clerk to the Council, in writing, at the address below or by e-mail to: [email protected] by midday on Friday 3rd APRIL 2020.

Mrs Mal Derricott

Clerk to the Council

2 Aplands Close

Child Okeford

DT11 8HR

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