Have you got what it takes?

Love Thame & Moreton?
Looking for a way to help shape our community and wonderful town?
Why not apply to be a Town Councillor?

This year all 16 positions at Thame Town Council will be up for election, which means you can apply to be a Town Councillor!
Applications are open from Monday 20 March to Tuesday 4 April.
There are only a few rules to stand for election. You must be:

  • British or a citizen of the Commonwealth or European Union
  • At least 18 years old
  • Registered to vote in the area or have lived, worked, or owned property there for at least 12 months before an election.

But what does the role involve?
We’ve created a webpage that contains some useful information: https://www.thametowncouncil.gov.uk/become-a-town-councillor, including:

  • What does a Councillor do?
  • How much time per week?
  • Who can be Town Councillor?
  • Nomination Forms – these must be completed & returned to SODC offices between 20 March 2023 and 4 April 2023 (10.00am-4.00pm, Monday-Saturday).
  • Sample completed nomination forms.
  • Guidance on Applying
  • Information Sessions and Advice on becoming a Councillor.
  • Useful information and websites 

Help us to make Thame the best it can be!