Parish Council Vacancies

There is currently a vacancy for a Parish Councillor on the Parish Council.

 

A notice of vacancy  was displayed from 1st-21st July which did not result in the need for a by-election, therefore the Parish Council are now able to co-opt a new Councillor. If you are interested in applying for the role of Parish Councillor please can you complete the application form below and return it to the Parish Clerk via email or by post by the 15th August 2020 (details are on the form):

Casual Vacancy Co-option Application Form (MS-Word)

Casual Vacancy Co-option Application Form (PDF)

 

A Parish Council meeting will be held on 19th August at 7.30pm (via Zoom) to interview candidates. Please see the Parish Paper, noticeboards or contact the Parish Clerk for information on how to join the Zoom meeting. The following notice is available on the noticeboards

Casual Vacancy Co-option notice

 

If you are interested in finding out more about the role of a Parish Council and Parish Councillors, the following websites give a good overview:

https://eastdevon.gov.uk/council-and-democracy/becoming-a-councillor/become-a-parish-or-town-councillor/what-is-a-parish-or-town-council/

http://askyourcouncil.uk/understanding-your-council/the-role-of-a-local-council/