Notice of Vacancies in the office of a Parish Councillor




1.     NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN under Section 87(2) of the Local Government Act 1972 that two vacancies exist in the office of Councillor for the Yapton Parish Council caused by the resignation of Councillor Dilys Lownsborough and Councillor Michael O’Dell both for personal reasons.

2.     A by-election to fill the vacancies will be held if, within 14 days (not counting Saturdays, Sundays, Christmas Eve and bank holidays) from the date below, ten electors for the parish give notice in writing to the Returning Officer requesting such an election. Please include elector numbers and elector signatures on the form.

          3.     The Address of the Returning Officer is: Arun District Council, Civic Centre, Maltravers Road, LITTLEHAMPTON, West Sussex, BN17 5LF

          4.     If no such notice is given within the time allowed the Parish Council will fill the vacancies by co-option.

                  Dated:            29th February 2024                       Signed ...A. D. Gardiner...

                                                                                                            Clerk of the Council