NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN THAT:-
1.A vacancy has occurred in the Parish of GURNARD for a Councillor to serve on the Parish Council.
2.If ten local government electors for the Parish of GURNARD give notice in writing on or before the 27th October 2020 to:
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that they wish an election to be held to fill the vacancy, then a by-election will be held.
3.Where ten valid requests for a by-election are received by the Proper Officer then under the current provisions of the Coronavirus Act 2020 and The Local Government and Police and Crime Commissioner (Coronavirus)(Postponement of Elections and Referendums)(England and Wales) Regulations 2020 the election will not take place, and the vacancy will be held open until it is filled at the Ordinary Election of Councillors due to be held on Thursday 6th May 2021
4.If notice is not given as mentioned in (2) above, the GURNARD Parish Council will proceed to fill the before-mentioned vacancy by co-option.
Dated: 7th October 2020
Address: 11 Bay View Road, Gurnard, Isle of Wight PO31 8JF