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Thornliebank Community Council

Thornliebank Community Council meets in Thorntree Hall on the first Tuesday of each month at 7.30pm. Meetings are open to the public and you are welcome to attend.

NOTICE OF ELECTION

THORNLIEBANK COMMUNITY COUNCIL

In accordance with Clause 6.2.2 of the Scheme for the Establishment of Community Councils, I hereby give notice that an election is to be held for 14 members of Thornliebank Community Council.

Persons wishing to stand for election must be resident in the community council area, aged 16 years or over and be named on the electoral register. The proposer and seconder must be a resident of the community council area and be named on the electoral register. Self-nomination is not permitted.

As part of the nomination process, candidates are required to submit a personal statement of up to a maximum of 250 words in support of their nomination. Copies of all nomination statements will be made publicly available.

To stand as a candidate, a valid nomination form must be submitted to Council Headquarters, Eastwood Park, Giffnock, G46 6UG.

Nomination forms are now available from the Council Headquarters, Eastwood Park, Thornliebank Library or by contacting Vincent McCulloch, Community Council Liaison Officer, on 0141 577 4645 Vincent.McCulloch@eastrenfrewshire.gov.uk

pdf icon Nomination forms [208kb]Nomination forms can also be downloaded from the Council's website.

The deadline for the receipt of completed nomination forms is Wednesday 28th August 2019 at 4.45pm.

Should the number of validly nominated candidates exceed 14, a poll shall be held in October 2019 (Date to be confirmed).

Should the number of validly nominated candidates not exceed 14 and the total number of validly nominated candidates is 7 or more, the said candidates will be declared to be elected with immediate effect and no poll shall be held.

Should the number of candidates validly nominated be less than 7, no community council will be established at this time.

 

Eamonn Daly, Returning Officer, East Renfrewshire Council, Thursday 1st August 2019

 

Details of community council and neighbourhood area boundaries can be viewed on the pdf icon map of community council and neighbourhood area boundaries [21Mb]

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