Elections Management

Parish and Town Council Vacancies

Details of all known Parish and Town Council Vacancies will be posted here as and when the Proper Officer is notified of them. Updates to original postings will be added below the original post, and details will be removed after six months.

Nettlestone and Seaview Parish Council

20th May 2021 : A vacancy has occurred on Nettlestone and Seaview Parish Council. The last date for ten local government electors for the Parish to give Notice in writing that they wish the vacancy to be filled by means of an election is Thursday 10th June 2021. If the required number of requests are not received then the Parish Council will proceed to fill the vacancy by means of co-option.

15th June 2021: The Proper Officer has received the required number of requests for the vacancy to be filled by means of an election. Nominations open on Thursday 17th June and close at 4:00pm on Friday 25th June 2021.

Wroxall Parish Council

21st May 2021: A vacancy has occurred on Wroxall Parish Council. The last date for ten local government electors for the Parish to give Notice in writing that they wish the vacancy to be filled by means of an election is Friday 11th June 2021. If the required number of requests are not received then the Parish Council will proceed to fill the vacancy by means of co-option.

14th June 2021: The Proper Officer did not receive sufficient requests for a by-election to be held, so the Parish Council will fill the vacancy by co-option.

St Helens Parish Council

26th May 2021:Three vacancies have occurred on St Helens Parish Council. The last date for ten local government electors for the Parish to give Notice in writing that they wish the vacancies to be filled by means of an election is Tuesday 15th June 2021. If the required number of requests are not received then the Parish Council will proceed to fill the vacancy by means of co-option.

15th June 2021: The Proper Officer has received the required number of requests for the vacancies to be filled by means of an election. Nominations open on Thursday 17th June and close at 4:00pm on Friday 25th June 2021.

Newport and Carisbrooke Community Council

26th May 2021: A vacancy has occurred in the Carisbrooke and Gunville Ward of Newport and Carisbrooke Community Council. The last date for ten local government electors for the Ward to give Notice in writing that they wish the vacancy to be filled by means of an election is Monday 14th June 2021. If the required number of requests are not received then the Community Council will proceed to fill the vacancy by means of co-option.

Lake Parish Council

27th May 2021: A vacancy has occurred in the Lake North Ward of Lake Parish Council. The last date for ten local government electors for the Ward to give Notice in writing that they wish the vacancy to be filled by means of an election is Thursday 17th June 2021. If the required number of requests are not received then the Parish Council will proceed to fill the vacancy by means of co-option.