Notice of Vacancy


Notice of Vacancy

LOCAL GOVERNMENT ACT, 1972 (sec. 87(2))

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that a casual vacancy has occurred in the office of Councillor for Pembury Parish following the resignation of Councillor Joe Pearce.

Rule 8(1) of the Local Elections (Parishes and Communities) (Amendment) Rules, 1986, provides that on a casual vacancy occurring in the office of councillor of Pembury Parish Council, an election to fill the vacancy shall be held if, within fourteen days, by 26 April 2022 (computed as stated below), after public notice of the vacancy has been given in accordance with Section 87(2) of the Local Government Act, 1972, notice in writing of a request for such an election has been given by TEN electors of the parish to:

The Returning Officer
Tunbridge Wells Borough Council
Town Hall
Tunbridge Wells

Dated: 4 April 2022

Helen Munro
Parish Clerk
Pembury Parish Council
Lower Green Recreation Ground,
Kent, TN2 4DZ

In computing any period of time for the purposes of this notice a Saturday, Sunday, Christmas Day, Good Friday or a Bank Holiday or day appointed for public thanksgiving or mourning, shall be disregarded.