Notice of Councillor vacancy

Notice of Councillor vacancy

NOTICE OF VACANCY

IN OFFICE OF COUNCILLOR

Ubley Parish Council

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN

that following the resignation of Cllr Wesley Hallam, a casual vacancy has arisen in the Office of Councillor for Ubley Parish Council.

If, within 14 days* after the date of this notice (i.e. no later than Friday 5 March 2021), a request for an election to fill the said vacancy is made in writing to the Returning Officer, Bath & North East Somerset Council, Guildhall, High Street, Bath, BA1 5AW, by TEN electors for Ubley Parish Council, an election will be held to fill the said vacancy, otherwise the vacancy will be filled by co-option.

The request must be signed by ten persons who, at the time of the request, are listed on the electoral register as local government electors for Ubley Parish Council. The ten signatures should be accompanied by printed names, addresses and, if known, electoral numbers.

Under the Coronavirus Act 2020, if an election is called, it will not take place until May 2021.

 

                                                                             Corinna Levack

                                                                             Parish Clerk

 

Dated: Monday 15 February 2021

 

*        In computing any period of time for this purpose a Saturday, Sunday, Christmas Eve, Christmas Day, Good Friday, bank holiday or day appointed for public thanksgiving or mourning shall be disregarded.