Notice of Vacancy in Office of Parish Councilor



pursuant to Section 87(2) of the Local Government Act 1972 and Rules 5(1) to 5(6) the Local Elections (Parish and Communities) (England and Wales) Rules 2006

that due to the resignation of Nigel Bottom, a vacancy has arisen in the Office of Councillor for the Parish Council.

If by 6 April 2022 (14 days excluding Dies Non, after the date of this notice, in accordance with Rule 5 of the Local Elections (Parishes and Communities) (England and Wales) Rules 2006), a request for an election to fill said vacancy is made in writing to the Proper Officer, at the address below, by TEN electors for the said Parish, then an election will be held to fill the said vacancy within sixty days (excluding Dies Non) from the date of publication of that notice.   

If an election is called, it will take place not later than 15 June 2022.

If no such request is made, the vacancy will be filled through co-option by the Parish Council.

Rachel Popplewell
Parish Clerk 
Dated 17 March 2022

Any requests for the vacancy to be filled by election should be sent to:
North Kesteven District Council
Council Offices
Kesteven Street
NG34 7EF