Another vacancy exists within the Ward. Please see the official notice below (in image format) which sets out:

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

If within 14 days after the date of this notice (i.e. no later than 18 May 2021) a request for an election to fill the vacancy is made to the Returning Officer, South Walks House, South Walks Road, Dorchester, Dorset, DT1 1UZ by TEN electors who are registered in the Parish of Witchampton where the vacancy has arisen, either in writing or by email 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 21 July 2021. Dated 27 April 2021

You can download the notice here as a PDF.

If you are interested in becoming a local councillor – please contact the Parish Clerk:

Image of Vacancy notice (text of which is available in PDF and text in the blog post)


Notice of Councillor vacancy in the Witchampton Ward
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