NOTICE OF CASUAL VACANCY
HATFIELD TOWN COUNCIL – DUNSCROFT WARD
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN
that a casual vacancy has arisen in the Office of Councillor for the Town Council.
In accordance with the Local Government Act 1972 a by-election will be conducted in accordance with the rules for ordinary elections if, within fourteen days (not including Weekends or Bank holidays) from the date of this notice, a Poll is claimed by ten Electors of the Hatfield Town Council – Dunscroft Ward
This must be done in writing to the Returning Officer at Civic Office, Waterdale Doncaster DN1 3BU. anyone attending the Civic Office should report to the Business Reception desk and a member of Electoral Services will collect the document.
If by 8 March, 2016 no poll is claimed, then the Town Council will fill the vacancy by co-option, in accordance with the Local Government Act 1972, Section 87 (2), and Local Elections (Parishes and Communities) Rules 2006.
The person filling the casual vacancy will retire from office at the time when the Councillor whose place he or she will fill would ordinarily have retired. i.e. May 2021
Dated 17 February, 2016
Clerk to the Council
Notice of Casual Vacancy