Parish Councillor Casual Vacancy

NORTON CANES PARISH COUNCIL 

NOTICE OF CASUAL VACANCY

 LOCAL GOVERNMENT ACT, 1972 (SEC. 87(2))

 NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that a casual vacancy has arisen in the office of Councillor for the Parish of Norton Canes following the resignation of Alan Bilbie.

Rule 8(1) of The Local Elections (Parishes and Communities) (Amendment) Rules, 1986, provides that on a casual vacancy occurring in the office of Councillor of a Parish, an election to fill the vacancy shall be held if, within fourteen days (computed as stated below*) after public notice of the vacancy has been given in accordance with Section 87(2) of the Local Government Act, 1972, notice in writing of a request for such an election has been given to the Proper Officer of the Council within which the Parish is situate by TEN registered electors for the electoral area**.

The Proper Officer is:

The Returning Officer,

Cannock Chase District Council,

Civic Centre,

Beecroft Road,

Cannock

WS11 1BG

 

E-mail: ElectionsOffice@cannockchasedc.gov.uk

 

The deadline for submitting the written request for an election to fill the vacancy is: 11 March 2024.

 

 

Dated:  20 February 2024