Parish Council Vacancies

All Parish Council vacancies will be advertised here and on the Council Noticeboard, which is located on the Vicarage wall.

Following the Local Elections on 2 May 2019, Billingborough Parish Council has vacancies for 2 councillors, which can be filled by through co-option.


Are you eligible?

Under Section 79(1) of the Local Government Act 1972, unless disqualified, a person is qualified to be co-opted as a local councillor if they are over 18, a qualifying Commonwealth citizen or Euro national on the day of their selection and:


a.  Be registered as a Local Government Elector for the Parish on the current Electoral Register; or


b.  Have during the whole of the previous 12months occupied as tenant or owner any land or other premises in the Parish; or


c.   Have had his/her principal or only place of work in the previous 12months in the Parish of Rippingale; or


d.  Have resided either in the Parish or within 3 miles thereof during the previous 12 months.


Should the Council receive more than one application, the councillors will decide the appointment by a vote, or series of votes, to obtain a majority decision.


How to Apply

If you wish to be considered for this vacancy or require any more information, please contact the Council Chairman, Chris Woodhead:


Address: 16 Burton Lane



NG34 0QR


Council Mobile: 07415 842591