Councillor vacancies and by-elections

Whittington and Fisherwick Parish Council

Notice is hereby given that a vacancy has arisen in the office of Councillor for the Parish of Whittington and Fisherwick due to the resignation of Councillor Richard Cotterill.

An election will be held to fill the vacancy if so requested by TEN local government electors for the parish. Such request must be in writing and must be delivered to the Returning Officer, District Council House, Frog Lane, Lichfield, WS13 6YU within fourteen days from the date of this notice (calculated in accordance with the Local Elections (Parish and Communities) Rules 1986 (as amended). The deadline for requests for an election to be held is 1 October 2021.

If no election is requested the vacancy will be filled by the Parish Council in accordance with the said Rules.

Armitage with Handscare District Council

Notice is hereby given that a vacancy has arisen in the office of Councillor for Ward No. 2 (Armitage with Handsacre) due to the resignation of Councillor Nicholas Binney.

An election will be held to fill the vacancy within 35 days after notice in writing has been given to the undersigned, by two local government electors for the area, pursuant to Section 89(1)(b) of the above Act.