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Pursuant to Section 87(2) of the Local Government Act 1972, that Barry Lister has ceased to be a Member of the Parish Council, and that a vacancy now exists in the office of Councillor for the Parish.

If within 14 days after the date of this notice (i.e. no later than 16 May, 2023), a request for an election to fill the vacancy is made either in writing to the Returning Officer, Electoral Services, Dorset Council, County Hall, Dorchester, Dorset, DT1 1XJ or by email to by TEN electors for the Parish, an election will be held to fill the vacancy, otherwise the vacancy will be filled by co-option.

If an election is called, it will take place not later than 19 July 2023.

Dated 24 April 2023

Mr T Watton
Clerk to Lytchett Matravers Parish Council

* In computing any period of time for this purpose, a Saturday or Sunday, Christmas Eve, Christmas Day, Good Friday or a bank holiday or day appointed for thanksgiving or mourning must be disregarded

The official notice can be seen below (as a PDF) or downloaded as a PDF here.

Notice of Casual Vacancy_Lytchett Matravers
Notice of Vacancy in Office of Councillor (April 2023)
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