Notice of uncontested Town Council elections and co-option to unfilled seats.
Town Council Elections Uncontested
The Gainsborough Town Council elections have been returned uncontested. Please see the Notices of Uncontested Election issued by the Returning Officer below:Notice-of-uncontested-Election-Hill
What happens next?
The council has the following number of vacancies:
Gainsborough Hill: 3, Gainsborough North West: 2 and Gainsborough Trent 1.
The Council may co-opt to the above vacancies within 35 days from the day by which a person elected would have taken office. If the council fails to fill the vacancies by the required date, the Returning Officer may order a further election. This will incur a cost to the Town Council.
If you are interested to be co-opted to the council, please submit your co-option application to email@example.com by 31 May in time for consideration at the June meeting of the Council.Co-option-Application-and-Eligibility-Form-adopted-FC-07.12.2022