Notice of Vacancies in Office of Parish Councillor

Notice of Vacancies in Office of Parish Councillor

11th of May, 2021

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN in accordance with the provisions of Section 87(2) of the Local Government Act, 1972 that two vacancies exists in the office of Parish Councillor following the resignation of Councillors Chris Lennox and Laura Lennox.

If, within fourteen days (excluding Saturdays, Sundays and Bank Holidays) after the date of this notice (by Thursday 3 June 2021) a request for an election to fill the vacancy is made in writing to the Returning Officer, Town Hall, Market Street, Chorley by ten electors (signature, together with full name and address) for the electoral area an election will be held to fill the vacancy. If an election is requested each vacancy needs 10 signatures from the parish to request the election.

If no request is received, the vacancy shall be filled by the Parish Council.