Vacancy for a Parish Councillor


Councillor Vacancy

Yapton Parish Council has a casual vacancy for a Parish Councillor which is to be filled by co-option.

To qualify, a person must be a British subject or citizen of the Irish Republic, over 18 years of age and an elector, must reside within the parish of Yapton, or within 3 miles of it, or occupy as owner or tenant any land or premises therein, or have their principal or only place of work there, and must not be disqualified from holding office as a Councillor (details from the Clerk).

Any person wishing to serve as a Parish Councillor should apply by completing an Application Form which will require details of interests, experience and reasons for wishing to serve on the Parish Council.

Application forms can be downloaded from here or direct from the Clerk:

Clerk to the Council

38, Ruskin Avenue

North Bersted

Bognor Regis

PO21 5BW

Telephone:     01243 859141


Closing date for receipt of completed applications: 31st January 2017

Andrew Gardiner

Clerk to the Council

Further details of eligibility, vacancy procedures, guidance on being a Parish Councillor are available from the Clerk.

Interviews are planned for the evening of the 6th or 7th February 2017.

10th Janaury 2017