Council  are looking for passionate people who want to make a difference in the community, interested parties should forward their written application to the Clerk to the Council

Applicants will then be invited to an interview with members of the Council via Zoom.

Further information on the role of a Councillor and how to apply can be obtained from:
Clerk to the Council
Oakham Town Council
Rol House, Long Row
Oakham, Rutland, LE15 6LN

01572 723627 or at

Councillor Application Form


If after  (14 days* after the date of notice), a request for an election to fill the said vacancy is made in writing to the Returning Officer at Catmose, Oakham, Rutland, LE15 6HP by TEN electors for the said Ward, an election will be held to fill the said vacancy, otherwise the vacancy will be filled by co-option.