DATCHT PARISH COUNCIL NOTICE OF VACANCY IN THE OFFICE OF PARISH COUNCILLOR

Published: 28 September 2020

 

Section 87(2) LOCAL GOVERNMENT ACT 1972

PARISH OF DATCHET

NOTICE OF VACANCY IN THE OFFICE OF

PARISH COUNCILLOR

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that due to the fact that Cllr. Inder Ghattaura, failed throughout a period of six consecutive months, from the date of his last attendance, to attend any meeting of the Parish Council, without apologies being either sent or approved, a casual vacancy now exists in the office of parish councillor for the above named Parish. 

The vacancy will be filled by election* if, within fourteen days of the date of this notice, any ten local government electors for the said parish/ward of the parish submit a written request to the Returning Officer, Town Hall, St. Ives Road, Maidenhead, SL6 1RF.

In computing the fourteen days, a Saturday or Sunday, Christmas Eve, Christmas Day, Maundy Thursday, Good Friday or a Bank Holiday, or a day appointed for public thanksgiving or mourning shall be disregarded.

Where an election is called, the election will take place on Thursday 6 May 2021 as per the provisions of The Coronavirus Act 2020 and The Local Government and Police and Crime Commissioner (Coronavirus) (Postponement of Elections and Referendums) (England and Wales) Regulations 2020.

If no such written request for an election is received by the Returning Officer within the time specified, the vacancy will be filled by co-option by the Parish Council.

Dated: 28th September 2020

Signed: K J Jones     (CLERK TO THE COUNCIL)

Address: 1 ALLEN WAY, DATCHET, SLOUGH, BERKSHIRE. SL3 9HR