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Casual Vacancy - Dymchurch Parish Council

By Parish Clerk Dymchurch Parish Council

Wednesday, 22 September 2021


Dymchurch Parish Council Contributor


Election of councillors to Dymchurch Parish Council Local Government Act 1972 (Sec. 87(2)) NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that due to the resignation of John Carr, a vacancy has arisen in the Office of Councillor for the Parish Council.

If by 12 October 2021 (14 days excluding Dies Non, after the date of this notice*) a request for an election to fill the vacancy is made in writing to:

The Returning Officer Folkestone & Hythe District Council Civic Centre Castle Hill Avenue Folkestone Kent CT20 2QY by TEN electors for the Electoral Area**, 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 December 2021.

Dated 22 September 2021 Jeff Lawrence - Clerk to Parish Council 13 Orgarswick Avenue Dymchurch Romney Marsh Kent TN29 0NX

*In computing any period of time for this purpose, a Saturday, Sunday, day of the Christmas break, of the Easter break or of a bank holiday or day appointed for public thanksgiving or mourning must be disregarded. “The Christmas break” means the period beginning with the last week day before Christmas Eve and ending with the first week day after Christmas Day which is not a bank holiday, “the Easter break” means the period beginning with the Thursday before and ending with the Tuesday after Easter Day, and “a bank holiday break” means any bank holiday not included in the Christmas break or Easter break and the period beginning with the last week day before that bank holiday and ending with the next week day which is not a bank holiday.

** The request must come from TEN Local Government Electors for the Parish or the Parish Ward where the Parish is Warded

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