Next: Shenley Parish Meeting will be on Tue 1 September 2020
VACANCY FOR A PARISH COUNCILLOR
- Notice is hereby given that a casual vacancy exists on Shenley Parish Council due to the resignation of Councillor Jonathan Bonn.
- An election to fill the vacancy will be held within 60 days from the date of this notice if a written request is received by the Proper Officer from ten electors for the Parish*. This request must be received within 14 days after the date of this notice i.e. Tuesday 11 th August 2020 – computed in accordance with the Local Elections (Parishes and Communities) Rules 2006.
- The Address of the Proper Officer is: Hertsmere Borough Council, Civic Offices, Elstree Way, Borehamwood, Herts, WD6 1WA
- If no such request is received the Parish Council will fill the vacancy by co option.
Dated: Thursday 23rd July 2020
Clerk to Shenley Parish Council
*Due to the current Covid 19 Pandemic, emergency legislation has been passed postponing elections and referendums that would take place between the date the act was passed (25th March 2020) and 5th May 2021. More information can be found under sections 59 – 63 of the Coronavirus Act 2020.
If requested a by election will take place on 6th May 2021.
Hertsmere Borough Council – Election of a Parish Councillor
For the Area of SHENLEY PARISH COUNCIL
Having received a written request from TEN eligible electors from the Parish Area; The Proper Officer can confirm that a by election to fill the vacancy on the Parish Council must be held in accordance with The Local Election (Parishes and Communities) Rules 2006. These rules specify that an election is to be held within 60 days of receiving said request.
However due to the current Covid 19 Pandemic, emergency legislation has been passed postponing elections and referendums that would take place between the date the act was passed (25th March 2020) and 5th May 2021. More information can be found under sections 59 – 63 of the Coronavirus Act 2020.
The by election will take place as requested but postponed until 6th May 2021. Further information will be supplied closer to the time.
NEW ISSUE June 2020
Parish Council Office
Shenley Parish Council, The Hub,
Telephone: 01923 855865