NOTICE OF VACANCY
IN OFFICE OF COUNCILLOR
Parish of Hanley Castle
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN
that a casual vacancy has arisen in the Office of Councillor for the Parish Council following the death of Councillor Wendy Roberts-Powell.
If by 31st July 2020 a request for an election to fill said vacancy is made in writing to the Returning Officer at the address below by TEN electors** for the said Parish, an election will be held to fill the said vacancy, otherwise the vacancy will be filled by co-option.
If an election is called, it will be no later than the 10th October 2020
Dated: 9th July 2020.
Clerk to the Parish Council:
The Council House
** There is no form of words for this request, which might simply be a letter headed with such words as “We the undersigned being electors for the [Ward of] … Parish, call for an election to fill the vacancy arising from the resignation] of …”. It is helpful if the ten signatures are accompanied by printed names and addresses.