Parish Councillor Vacancy
VACANCY PARISH COUNCILLOR
There is one vacancy on Cruwys Morchard Parish Council and this position will be filled by co-option. Should more than one application be received for the vacancy, councillors will decide the appointment by a vote, or series of votes, in order to obtain a majority decision.
To be considered for co-option, applicants must meet at least one of the following criteria:
- Be registered as a Local Government Elector for the Parish on the current Electoral Register.
- Has during the whole of the previous 12months occupied as tenant or owner any land or other premises in the Parish.
- Has had his/her principal or only place of work in the previous 12months in the Parish of Cruwys Morchard.
- Has resided either in the Parish or within 3 miles thereof during the previous 12 months.
Anyone wishing to be considered for co-option should complete the application (see link below) and return to the clerk by post or email. There is also a link below to a 'Good Councillor Guide' which provides information on the roll of a parish councillor, however you can also contact the clerk if you have any questions.