Parish Council Office, 1A The High Street, Langton Matravers, Dorset BH19 3EU 01929 425100

Notice of Vacancy in Office of Councillor

Langton Matravers sign

Pursuant to Section 87(2) of the Local Government Act 1972, that following the death of Mike Lovell, formerly a Member of the above named Parish Council, 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 10 March 2020), a request for an election to fill the vacancy is made to the Returning Officer, South Walks House, South Walks Road, Dorchester, Dorset, DT1 1UZ by TEN electors for the Parish, 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 14 May 2020.
Dated 19 February 2020
Dr Mary Sparks
Clerk to Langton Matravers 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