A by-election for a seat on Daventry District Council is set to be held in May following the resignation of Councillor Diana Osborne.
A Notice of Vacancy for the Long Buckby Ward seat has been posted and the Council has received the required number of elector requests to hold an election.
A Notice of Election is expected to be issued on 24 March and potential candidates will have until 4pm on 4 April to submit their nomination papers.
If the by-election is contested then it would be held on May 4, the same day that the Northamptonshire County Council elections will take place.
Daventry District Council’s Long Buckby electoral ward covers Guilsborough, Watford and West Haddon as well as Long Buckby and Long Buckby Wharf.
Nomination papers can be obtained by phoning the Elections office on 01327 871100.