Would you like to make a difference
to your community?
Why not become a Parish Councillor?
All parish council seats are due
for election in 2012 when local elections are held.
What is the role of a
· To represent the ward and the views of it's residents that he or she
represents at grass roots level
· To work in areas of community leadership
· To plan, run, develop and monitor parish council business
· To always work in the public interest
How long is a term of
Four years unless elected
at a by-election when you would serve until the next scheduled election.
Will I have time to be
Dunholme Parish Council meet on
the 3rd Wednesday of each month (except August) at 7.30pm in the Village Hall.
How much will I get paid?
There is great reward to be gained
by serving your community at grass roots level, though unfortunately there is no provision for a parish councillor to be paid.
You may be reimbursed for expenses. There is a limit to how much may be claimed.
further information on the legal qualifications and procedure for becoming a Parish Councillor please contact: