NOTICE OF VACANCY STANSTED MOUNTFITCHET PARISH COUNCIL (SOUTH WARD)
FILLING OF CASUAL VACANCY ON STANSTED MOUNTFITCHET PARISH COUNCIL
Notice is hereby given that a vacancy has occurred in the office of Parish Councillor for the above Parish arising from the resignation of Tom van de Bilt
An election to fill the vacancy will be held if notice in writing of a request for such an election is made by ten Local Government electors for the electoral area* and received by the Returning Officer, Uttlesford District Council, Council Offices, London Road, Saffron Walden, Essex CB11 4ER, by not later than Monday 26 April 2021.
However, the Coronavirus Act 2020 and the Local Government and Police and Crime Commissioner (Coronavirus) (Postponement of Elections and Referendums) (England and Wales) Regulations 2020 delay an election to fill the vacancy until 6 May 2021 or such other day as is fixed by the Secretary of State by Order.
If an election is not requested by ten Local Government electors, the vacancy will be filled by the Parish Council as soon as practicable after the expiry of the date referred to above.
*If the parish is warded, the 10 signatories all need to be from the parish ward where the vacancy has arisen.
Dated: 7 April 2021
Clerk to Stansted Mounthfitchet Parish Council The Mountfitchet Exchange Crafton Green, 72 Chapel Hill Stansted Mountfitchet CM24 8AQ