Further to the recent Notice of Vacancy, AVDC has confirmed that the parish did not call for an election and therefore the parish council can now co-opt a member to serve the remaining term of office ie until May 2019. In May, there will be an election for the whole parish council and all members are required to re-stand or stand down.
If you are passionate about improving the life of local residents, and have plenty of spare time to volunteer with the council (all councillors are volunteers) then you may like to read the documents below to find out a little more about what is involved and who is qualified to stand:
As a councillor, you also become trustee of two local charities, so you may also like to read:
If you would like further information, or to express an interest in joining the parish council, please get in touch with the parish clerk on firstname.lastname@example.org or 01296 767261 before Friday 10 August 2018 so that we can arrange an interview with you.