PEMBURY PARISH COUNCIL
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 Sammy Harris.
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 5pm on 25 September 2023 (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
Dated: 6 September 2023
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.