Notice of vacancy in office of councillor

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN

that following the resignation of Cllr Michael Hooper, a casual vacancy has arisen in the Office of Councillor for the Parish Council.

If, within 14 days* after the date of this notice (i.e. no later than Wednesday 20 November 2019), 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 High Littleton 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 High Littleton Parish Council. The ten signatures should be accompanied by printed names, addresses and, if known, electoral numbers.

Kirsty Headlong

Parish Clerk

Dated: Thursday 31 October 2019

* 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.