Notice of vacancy in office of councillor

Parish Council of Wareham St Martin, Holton Heath

Notice is hereby given

Pursuant to Section 87(2) of the Local Government Act 1972, that Christopher Turner has ceased to be a Member of the Parish Council, and that a vacancy now exists in the office of Councillor for the Parish.


If within 14 days after the date of this notice (i.e. no later than 13 August 2021)  a request for an election to fill the vacancy is made to the Returning Officer, Electoral Services, Dorset Council, County Hall, Dorchester, Dorset, DT1 1XJ or by email to by TEN electors who are registered in Holton Heath where the vacancy has arisen, an election will be held to fill the vacancy, otherwise the vacancy will be filled by co-option.


If an election is called, it will take place not later than 18 October 2021.


Dated 26 July 2021

Ms D Weller 
Clerk to Wareham St Martin Parish Council

*In computing any period of time for this purpose, a Saturday or Sunday, Christmas Eve, Christmas Day, Good Friday or a bank holiday or day appointed for thanksgiving or mourning must be disregarded

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