Vacancy for two councillors - Spaldington Parish Council

Date
Tue, 29 Sep 2020
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PARISH COUNCIL OF SPALDINGTON

VACANCY FOR TWO COUNCILLORS

  1. There are two vacancies on the above council caused by Acceptance of Office forms not being signed following the May re-election 2019
  1. A by-election to fill the vacancies will be held by Spaldington Parish Council if 10 electors for the parish council give notice in writing to the Chief Executive of the East Riding of Yorkshire Council at County Hall, Beverley, East Riding of Yorkshire, HU17 9BA by 16 October 2020 claiming such an election.
  1. Where 10 valid requests for a by-election are received by the Proper Officer then under the provisions of the Coronavirus Act 2020 and The Local Government and Police and Crime Commissioner (Coronavirus) (Postponement of Elections and Referendums) (England and Wales) Regulations 2020 the by-election will not currently take place, and the vacancy will be held open until the by election takes place. The 2020 regulations provide for the by election to take place on the date for the Ordinary Election of Councillors due to be held on Thursday 6 May 2021. However, this date may be brought forward or deferred by the Government depending upon the circumstances. Any election that is in due course called will be duly publicised as required by law.
  1. If no such notice is given, the parish council will fill the vacancy by co-option.

Date: 28 September, 2020

Signed: Ross Ashton, acting clerk

Address: Avian Pastures, Spaldington,Goole, DN14 7NA 

Telephone Number: 07570 955655

Email: spaldingtonpc@gmail.com

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