For a Town Councillor Parish Ward of Tadcaster (West)
If you are interested in finding out more, please phone or call into the Tadcaster Town Council Office for further information.
Closing date for applications is 4 August 2019.
MAKE A CHANGE BECOME A LOCAL COUNCILLOR
If you care about where you live and are passionate about your community, we need you. Join us and make a change.
WHAT DO LOCAL COUNCILS DO? Your local council has an overall responsibility for the well-being 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 a real change. Councillors are community leaders and represent the interests of the communities they serve. Local councillors have three main responsibilities: Decision-making, Monitoring, Getting involved locally
TO BE A LOCAL COUNCILLOR 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
Be at least 18 years old
Be 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 the local council serves (as your principal or only place of work); or live within three miles of the local council boundary.