CRANBROOK & SISSINGHURST PARISH COUNCIL
Notice of Vacancy
LOCAL GOVERNMENT ACT, 1972 (SEC. 87(2))
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that a casual vacancy has occurred in the office of Councillor for the CRANBROOK ward of the Parish of Cranbrook & Sissinghurst following the resignation of Councillor Patricia Fermor
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 within 60 days if, within fourteen days 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 by TEN electors of the parish to
The Returning Officer
Tunbridge Wells Borough Council
If no such notice is given by 8th June 2022, Cranbrook & Sissinghurst Parish Council will fill the vacancy by co-option.
Dated 17th May 2022
Clerk to Cranbrook & Sissinghurst Parish Council
In computing any period of time for the purposes of this notice a Saturday, Sunday, Christmas Eve, Christmas Day, Good Friday or a Bank Holiday or day appointed for public thanksgiving or mourning, shall be disregarded.