NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN pursuant to Section 87(2) of the Local Government Act 1972 that a casual vacancy is deemed to have occurred in the office Councillor for the parish of Cottenham following the resignation on 26th April 2021 of Martin McCarthy.
A by-election to fill the vacancy will be held if within 14 days (not counting a Saturday or Sunday, Christmas Eve, Christmas, Day, Maundy Thursday, Good Friday, or Bank Holiday (or a day appointed for public thanksgiving or mourning) from the date below ten electors for Cottenham give notice in writing claiming such an election to the Returning Officer.
Requests for such an election should be addressed to The Returning Officer, South Cambridgeshire District Council, South Cambridgeshire Hall, Cambourne Business Park, Cambourne, Cambridge, CB23 6EA to arrive no later than Monday 14th May 2021.
If no such request is made the vacancy will be filled by co-option by the Parish Council.
DATE: 27th April 2021