Casual Vacancy as Councillor

A vacancy exists for a Councillor to serve on PORTREATH PARISH COUNCIL for a period ending May 2025.  Persons interested in serving should submit an application, in writing, together with the signatures of two persons willing to act as a proposer and seconder to the Clerk to the Council at the address shown below to arrive no later than Friday 15th July 2022. Please include a and a short statement confirming your eligibility and you reason for wanting to become a councillor as well as details of what you can offer/bring to the council.

Qualifications for Candidates:

Persons eligible for consideration must be ages 18 years or over and:

a) be registered as a local government elector for the parish;


b) has during the whole of the preceding twelve months occupied as owner or tenant, any land or premises in the parish;


c) his/her principal or only place of work during the preceding twelve months has been in the parish;


d) had during the whole of the preceding twelve months resided in the parish or within 4.8 km thereof.


The vacancy will be filled by co-option at the full council meeting to be held on Monday 1st August 2022.


L. Jose Clerk to the Council, 14th June 2022 

16 Glenfeadon Terrace, Portreath, Cornwall, TR16 4JX



Click Here to download a template co-option application letter. 




Casual Vacancy - Councillor

Notice of Vacancy

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