There is currently a vacancy on Folkingham Parish Council and this position will now be filled by co-option, via resolution of the council, at its May meeting or before by extraordinary meeting.  Should there be more applicants than vacancies, councillors will decide the appointments by a vote, or series of votes, in order to obtain a majority decision.

VACANCY FOR

PARISH COUNCILLOR

 

There is currently a vacancy on Folkingham Parish Council and this position will now be filled by co-option, via resolution of the council, at its May meeting or before by extraordinary meeting.  Should there be more applicants than vacancies, councillors will decide the appointments by a vote, or series of votes, in order to obtain a majority decision.

To be considered for co-option, applicants must be over 18, A British citizen or a qualifying citizen of the Commonwealth or the European Community and meet at least one of the following criteria:

 

1.       Be registered as a local government elector for the Parish on the current Electoral Register.

 

2.       Have during the whole of the previous 12 months occupied as tenant or owner any land or other premises in the Parish.

 

3.       Have had his/her principal or only place of work in the previous 12 months in the parish of Folkingham.

 

4.       Have resided either in the Parish or within 3 miles thereof during the previous 12 months. 

 

Anyone wishing to be considered for co-option should contact the Clerk to the Council, in writing, at folkinghamclerk@gmail.com or 24 Chapel Lane, Folkingham by 31st March 2022. 

Further information can be obtained by emailing the Clerk and/or reading the information posted on our websit: https://folkingham.parish.lincolnshire.gov.uk/council-business/council/2

 

Clerk to the Council: Ms Emma Walken

Date: 16th March 2022

 

 

Published: Wednesday, 16th March 2022