Councillor Vacancy: (to be filled by Co-Option)

WOULD YOU LIKE TO BE A TOWN COUNCILLOR AND HELP TO MAKE THE PARISH OF BEDALE A BETTER PLACE TO LIVE?

A vacancy has arisen on Bedale Town Council

The Council is to fill the vacancy by co-option, which is a process whereby the Council considers applications from interested persons and then selects someone to fill the seat.

If you are interested in becoming a Councillor, please write to the Town Council and include a few details about your background and explaining briefly why you would like to join the Council.

To be eligible for co-option you must be a British, Commonwealth, Irish or European citizen and on the day of nomination be 18 years of age or over.  In addition you must meet at least one of the following criteria:
  • Be on the electoral register for the parish
  • For the previous 12 months, have owned or tenanted land or premises in the parish
  • For the previous 12 months, had a principal or only place of work in the parish
  • For the previous 12 months, resided in the parish or within 3 miles of it

 If you would like any further information about the role, please see below or contact Charlie Hart, Clerk to the Council

The deadline for applications is  – 30th November 2017

To be co-opted you must be free to attend the Ordinary Council Meeting

on Monday 11th December 2017

Further information about Bedale Town Council and the Co-option Process

Good Councillors Guide 2017 (pdf document)

Bedale Town Council Contact

Mr Charlie Hart - Town Clerk

Address:

Bedale Town Council
Bedale Hall
Bedale
DL8 1AA

Tel: 01677 427949

Email: clerk@bedale-tc.gov.uk

Office Opening Hours: Tuesday and Thursday 9:00am to 2:00pm

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