There is a vacancy for a councillor on Fishbourne Parish Council.

A by-election to fill the vacancy will be held, if, within 14 days (not counting Saturdays and Sundays) from 10 September 2018, ten (10) electors for Fishbourne give written notice to request that the vacancy be filled by election to the Returning Officer, Chichester District Council, East Pallant House, 1 East Pallant, Chichester, West Sussex, PO19 1TY (Telephone 01243 785166).

The notice must be given in writing or on a form obtainable from the office of the Returning Officer and must include the electoral numbers of all electors requesting the filling of the vacancy by the election process.

If no such notice is given within the time allowed, the Parish Council will fill the vacancy by Co-option.

Dated: 10 September 2018

Signed: Lucy Wright, Clerk of the Parish Council

Welcome to Fishbourne Parish Council Website

Fishbourne Parish Council is the lowest tier of local government and works to represent and give a voice to Fishbourne residents.

This website contains all aspects of Council business and should be easy for visitors to navigate. If you have any problems finding what you need, don’t hesitate to email the Clerk who will be able to assist you.

Fishbourne Parish Council encourages engagement with the community and warmly invites parishioners to attend its meetings, read the news on the notice boards, receive newsletters from the Keep In Touch list, read the Village Voice quarterly newsletter, follow us on Facebook and Twitter or pop into the Parish Office at the Fishbourne Centre which is open on Tuesday morning and Thursday afternoon.

Fishbourne Parish Council works closely with Chichester District Council which is responsible for waste collections; planning permission; social housing; council tax; car parking and much more.

The Parish Council also works together with West Sussex County Council which is responsible for the highways; education; social care and health; libraries; births, marriages and deaths registration; fire service and a lot more.