Following the resignation of Cllr Clive Pointon
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 of Bedale
- 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 need any information about the role, please contact:
Clerk to the Council
If you feel you may be interested in joining Bedale Town Council as a Councillor please contact the Clerk,or drop into the office to talk through what this might entail.