Three vacancies on Parish Council – January 2024

Notice of PC vacancies January 2024

January 2024

Notice to Parishioners

Vacancies on Monkton Farleigh Parish Council

Following two resignations and the ability to now have 8 parish councillors (an increase from 7) on the Parish Council – there are now three vacant Parish Councillor positions available, which can be filled by co-option.

Anyone interested in joining the Parish Council is asked to submit an email letter of application to the Parish Clerk at, stating what you feel you could bring to the role as a Parish Councillor to the by 23 February 2024


The Parish Council normally meets approximately every 6 weeks on a Wednesday at 7pm, in the Village Hall. There’s also likely to be some additional meetings during the year and an expectation that a Parish Councillor will also contribute to projects that the Parish Council is undertaking.

Minutes from Parish Council meetings can be found on the Monkton Farleigh website:

Candidates must be at least 18 years of age and a British subject or a citizen of the Commonwealth or European Union and must satisfy at least one of the following:

  • be a local government elector for the Parish of Monkton Farleigh.
  • have, during the whole of the previous 12 months, occupied land, or other property in the parish, either as owner or tenant.
  • have, during the whole of the previous 12 months, had your principal or only place of work in the parish.
  • have resided in the parish during the whole of the previous 12 months

 Jane Ghali

Parish Clerk