Hawthorn Parish Council consists of 7 Members who are elected every 4 years.
The next election will be 2021. ( In 2017 the election was not contested - details here.)
There are occasions in between elections when there is a vacancy on the Parish Council. In these circumstances the vacancy will be advertised and if no by-election is called then the Parish Council will coopt a new member of the Council. This will be done by advertising the vacancy here and on the Parish Council noticeboards and included in the Hawthorn Community Round Up
The Parish Council have a cooption policy which can be seen here.
If you would like further information please contact Lesley Swinbank (Parish Clerk)