Co-opting Councillors

Vacancies for Parish Councillors for the Parish of Lawford - Dated: 15 January 2020

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that vacancies exist in the Office of Parish Councillor for the Parish of Lawford. The Parish Council is looking for candidates to fill five vacancies.

Anyone interested in becoming a Parish Councillor must satisfy the following criteria:

  • Be 18 years or over and included in the Electoral Register
  • Be a British subject, an eligible Commonwealth citizen or a citizen of any member state of the European Union
  • Reside in the parish or within three miles of its boundary or occupy land or property within the parish or have your principal place of work within the parish.
  • Not be the subject of a Bankruptcy Restriction Order or an Interim Order

All candidates will be invited to attend a meeting of the Parish Council on 16 March 2020 where they will be given 5 minutes to address the Council with a brief account of their community activities, past and present, together with any relevant experience or local knowledge.   

The last date for applications is 9 March 2020

If you would like to see Councillors in action come along to the Council meetings on 17th February 2020. The meeting will be held at 7.15pm in the Small Hall, Ogilvie Hall, Wignall Street, Lawford, CO11 2JG.

Download this notice as pdf for printing.

Date of notice: 
Wednesday, 15 January 2020