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
Launceston Town Council Launceston Central Ward 1 1 November 2018 Co-option 
Luxulyan Parish Council   1 2 November 2018 Co-option 
Pelynt Parish Council   1 2 November 2018 Co-option 
St Day Parish Council   2 5 November 2018 Co-option 
Kenwyn Parish Council Threemilestone Ward 1 5 November 2018 Co-option 
Blisland Parish Council   1 6 November 2018 Co-option 
St Columb Major Town Council Town Ward 1 6 November 2018 Co-option 
Cubert Parish Council   1 14 November 2018 Co-option 
Zennor Parish Council   1 14 November 2018 Co-option 
Landulph Parish Council   1 16 November 2018 Co-option 
Marhamchurch Parish Council   1 16 November 2018 Co-option 
St Stephens by Launceston Rural Parish Council   2 21 November 2018  
Breage Parish Council   1 28 November 2018  
Landewednack Parish Council   1 28 November 2018  
Mawnan Parish Council   1 28 November 2018  
Menheniot Parish Council   1 4 December 2018  
Altarnun Parish Council   1 4 December 2018  
Laneast Parish Council   2 4 December 2018  
Ludgvan Parish Council   2 7 December 2018  
Mevagissey Parish Council   1 7 December 2018  
Calstock Parish Council Delaware Ward 1 11 December 2018  
Calstock Parish Council Harrowbarrow Ward 1 11 December 2018  
St Neot Parish Council   1 11 December 2018   
Torpoint Town Council West Ward 1 11 December 2018  
St Ewe Parish Council   1 13 December 2018  
St Mabyn Parish Council   1 13 December 2018  
Gerrans Parish Council   1 13 December 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