St Leonards & St Ives Parish Council
West Ward
Representation of the People Act 1985

Notice is hereby given that by reason of resignation of Cllr Mrs A Warman a vacancy has occurred among the members of the Parish Council. The Council may fill the vacancy by co-option in accordance with the requirements of the Act. Any person willing to fill the vacancy should apply to the Clerk in writing on or before 12noon on Monday 6th July 2020.

To qualify an applicant’s name must appear on the current register of the Voters List or the applicant should during the whole of the twelve months preceding the relevant date resided in or within three miles of the parish or the applicant’s only place of work during the whole of the twelve months preceding the relevant date is in the parish. The applicant must not be debarred from standing as a Councillor. The applicant does not have to reside in the West Ward specifically.
Signed:… …
Mrs Ann Jacobs, 9th June 2020

Clerk and Proper Officer St Leonards & St Ives Parish Council

To apply please send a letter of application to:-

Mrs Ann Jacobs, Clerk to Council
St Leonards & St Ives Parish Council
Parish Office
Braeside Road
St Leonards
BH24 2PH
By 12 noon on Monday 6th July 2020

Your application should provide details of your skills and knowledge which might assist the Council in its functions ideally please provide a CV with your application, explain why you feel you are suitable and why you would like to become a Councillor. It should also declare that you meet the criteria for eligibility set out in s. 79 of the 1972 Act, and are not disqualified pursuant to s.80 of the 1972 Act, to be a member of the council.

Further information on the Councils work is available on our website
The Council intends to formally appoint at it’s full Council meeting scheduled for 29th July 2020.