Councillors

 

Would you like to get more involved in what goes on in your Parish? 

Public elections will be held in May 2019

The applicant’s name must appear on the current electoral register or the applicant should, during the whole of the twelve months preceding the relevant date, resided in or within three miles of the parish, or the applicant’s only place of work during the whole of the twelve months, preceding the relevant date, must be in the Parish.  The applicant must also not be debarred from standing as a Parish Councillor. 

Parish Councillors are elected to serve for a four year terms of office. They must adhere to a code of conduct, follow prescribed procedures and declare any interests that might be considered as rendering them partial in any Council matter.

The position is unpaid.

Westerleigh Parish Council comprises  2 wards, Coalpit Heath Ward with 7 serving councillors and Westerleigh Ward with 2 serving councillors.

 

Westerleigh Ward

Coalpit Heath Ward