Current Town and Parish Council Vacancies

Current vacancies

(Please also refer to the Current and Forthcoming Elections page)

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CouncilWard (if appropriate)VacanciesLast date for election requestsOutcome
Wadebridge Town Council Wadebridge West Ward 1 18 June 2018 Co-option 
St Blaise Town Council St Blaise South Ward 1 22 June 2018 Co-option 
St Issey Parish Council   1 27 June 2018 Co-option 
St Mewan Parish Council Trewoon Ward 1 27 June 2018 Co-option 
Wadebridge Town Council Wadebridge East Ward 1 27 June 2018 Co-option 
St Cleer Parish Council   1 29 June 2018 Co-option 
Morval Parish Council   1 3 July 2018 Co-option
Pelynt Parish Council   1 6 July 2018 Co-option 
Crowan Parish Council Leedstown Ward 1 11 July 2018 Co-option 
Crowan Parish Council Praze Ward 1 11 July 2018 Co-option 
St Minver Highlands Parish Council   1 11 July 2018 Co-option 
Kenwyn Parish Council Gloweth Ward 1 13 July 2018 Co-option 
Camelford Town Council   1 17 July 2018 By election to be held - more details to follow
Redruth Town Council North Ward 2 18 July 2018 By election to be held - more details to follow 
Saltash Town Council Saltash North Ward 1 18 July 2018 By election to be held - more details to follow 
Millbrook Parish Council   1 20 July 2018  
St Stephens by Launceston Rural Parish Council   2 20 July 2018  
Newquay Town Council Newquay Treloggan Ward 1 26 July 2018  
Looe Town Council East Ward 1 27 July 2018  
Truro City Council Tregolls Ward 1 31 July 2018  
Veryan Parish Council   1 2 August 2018  
Torpoint Town Council West Ward 1 8 August 2018  

 

If you are interested in becoming a Parish or Town Councillor you will need to meet the criteria below. If you do, please contact your Parish or Town Clerk to inform them of your interest should a vacancy become available.

A candidate for a Parish or Town Council is qualified if, when nominated:

  • he or she is a British citizen, Commonwealth citizen, citizen of the Irish Republic or a citizen of another European Union State.
  • has attained 18 years of age, and
  • is either:
    • in the register of electors for that Parish/Town or has during the whole of the preceding twelve months
    • occupied land as owner or tenant
    • had a principal place of work there
    • resided in or within 4.8 kilometres of it.

Information relating to this procedure is available from the Parish Clerk vacancy information page