Ilam Parish Council

vacancy in the Office of Parish Councillor

A Casual Vacancy has arisen for Parish Councillor but no requests for an election have been received.  Therefore candidates are sought so that the Parish Council can fill this vacancy by co-option by at their next meeting on 25 September 2018.


To be nominated as a Candidate a person must meet the criteria listed below:


18 years or over on the day of your nomination.

A British, Commonwealth, or Irish Citizen, or a citizen of another Member State of the European Union.


AND at least one of the following:

You must be registered as a voter in Ilam Parish


For the whole of the 12 months prior to 04 July 2017 are Owner or Tenant of any land or premises in Ilam Parish,


Your principal or only place of work during those 12 months or more has been in Ilam Parish,


You have lived in Ilam Parish or within 4.8 kilometres (3 miles) during the whole of the 12 months.


If you would like to be a candidate please write to the Parish Clerk:


Paul Watson

Barn House

Ilam Moor Lane


Ashbourne  DE6 2BD




no later than  04 September 2018 giving some background information about yourself and saying why you wish to become a councillor.