Walton Parish Council
March 7, 2019

Make A Change – Become a Local Parish 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.

To stand for election to your local Parish Council in May 2019 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 local council serves (as your principal or only place of work); or live within 3 miles of the local council boundary.


If you are interested, please contact the Returning Officer at Leeds City Council Electoral Services at: (0113) 3784779    www.leeds.gov.uk/elections

Nomination papers must be submitted to LCC by hand, 25 March-3 April 2019, 9am-4pm. Contact LCC Electoral Services for more information.

Walton Parish Council would also be grateful if you could inform them of your interest. Please contact David Aspland (Chair) at dha@illuminatinginvestments.com


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