Notice of vacancies - Mickle Trafford and District
Parish of Mickle Trafford and District
Notice of vacancies in the Office of Parish Councillor
Notice is hereby given, pursuant to Section 87(2) of the Local Government Act 1972, that vacancies have been declared on the above Parish Council for members to represent Mickle Trafford and District parish.
Any ten electors in the area may call an election by writing to: The Returning Officer, Cheshire West and Chester Council, Council Offices, 4 Civic Way, Ellesmere Port, CH65 0BE; requesting that an election be held to fill the said vacancy, such request to be made within fourteen days (not counting Saturdays, Sundays and bank holidays) from the date of this notice.
If an election is called, in accordance with the Coronavirus Act 2020 and the 2020 Regulations, Regulation 6 provides that an election to fill a casual vacancy that would have taken place in the period 16 March 2020 to 5 May 2021 (inclusive) will now take place on 6 May 2021.
In the event of no election being called, the Parish Council will fill the vacancy by co-option.
Any persons wishing to be considered for co-option to the said vacancies should send a written application, giving brief biographical details and qualifications, to the undersigned to arrive not later than Sunday 25 October 2020.
Dated: 13 October 2020