Calling All Local Heros
MAKE A CHANGE
BECOME A COUNCILLOR
WHAT DO LOCAL COUNCILS DO?
Your local council has overall responsibility for the wellbeing of your local community. Their work falls into three main categories:
•Delivery of services;
•Improve quality of life for residents;
•Give communities a democratic voice.
BECOMING A LOCAL COUNCILLOR
As a local councillor you can become a voice for your community and make real change. Councillors are community leaders and represent the interests of the communities they serve.
Local councillors have three main responsibilities:
•Getting involved locally.
To stand for election to a local council you must be:
•a UK or Commonwealth citizen; or be a citizen of the Republic of Ireland; or be a citizen of another Member State of the European Union;
•at least 18 years old;
•an elector of the local council; or in the past 12 months occupied land or other premises in the area the local council serves (as owner or tenant); or work in the area local council serves (as your principal or only place of work); or live within three miles of the local council boundary.
IF YOU ARE INTERESTED, CONTACT THE COUNCIL ON: email@example.com
Posted: Tue, 06 Apr 2021 11:44 by Parish Office