About this site
Welcome to the Web Site of Walpole Parish Council. This site has been created to allow the Parish Council to communicate with the people living and working in Walpole St. Andrew, Walpole St. Peter and Walpole Marsh and to give those people living outside of the Village an insight into what our Village has to offer.
Category Archives: Becoming A Councillor
How do I apply to stand in an election or by-election? When an election or by-election is called. You need to complete a fairly straightforward nomination form. It must be signed by your proposer and seconder, and witnessed. Nomination forms are obtained … Continue reading
When can I apply to become a councillor? All eleven seats on the Parish Council come up for election every four years, so the next time is 2023. The elections are held on the same day as Borough Council elections, … Continue reading
To be able to stand as a candidate you must: be 18 years of age or over on the day of your nomination be a British citizen, an eligible Commonwealth citizen or a citizen of any other member state of … Continue reading
What’s Involved? To be a Councillor you need to: Care about getting the best for your Community Have a willingness to represent your electorate Want to make a difference Undertake training courses Adhere to the Code of Conduct Register your … Continue reading