Notice of vacancy on Felsted Parish Council

Filling of casual vacancy on parish council arising from the resignation of Joyce Stoddart.

Notice is hereby given that a vacancy has occurred in the office of Parish Councillor for the above Parish arising from the resignation of Joyce Stoddart.

An election to fill the vacancy will be held if notice in writing of a request for such an election is made by ten Local Government electors for the electoral area and received by the Returning Officer, Uttlesford District Council, Council Offices, London Road, Saffron Walden, Essex CB11 4ER, by not later than Wednesday 7 October 2020.

However, the Coronavirus Act 2020 and the Local Government and Police and Crime Commissioner (Coronavirus) (Postponement of Elections and Referendums) (England and Wales) Regulations 2020 delay an election to fill the vacancy until 6 May 2021 or such other day as is fixed by the Secretary of State by Order.

If an election is not requested by ten Local Government electors, the vacancy will be filled by the Parish Council as soon as practicable after the expiry of the date referred to above.

Dated this 17th day of September 2020

Ms D Smith
Clerk to Felsted Parish Council
URC Hall
Stebbing Road
Felsted
CM6 3JD