NOTICE OF VACANCY IN OFFICE OF COUNCILLOR
PARISH OF CHARMINSTER
CHARMINSTER NORTH WARD
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN
Pursuant to Section 87(2) of the Local Government Act 1972, that Geri Brown has ceased to be a Member of the Parish Council, and that a vacancy now exists in the office of Councillor for the Parish.
If within 14 days after the date of this notice (i.e. no later than 30 May 2023) a request for an election to fill the vacancy is made to the Returning Officer, Electoral Services, Dorset Council, County Hall, Dorchester, Dorset, DT1 1XJ or by email to firstname.lastname@example.org by TEN electors who are registered in the North Ward of Charminster, where the vacancy has arisen, an election will be held to fill the vacancy, otherwise the vacancy will be filled by co-option.
If an election is called, it will take place not later than 1 August 2023.
Dated 9 May 2023
Ms M Harding
Locum Clerk to Charminster Parish Council
* In computing any period of time for this purpose, a Saturday or Sunday, Christmas Eve, Christmas Day, Good Friday or a bank holiday or day appointed for thanksgiving or mourning must be disregarded.