In October 2023, Cllr Steve Wadley resigned from the Council vacating a seat in the Drybridge Ward. As a result, the Town Council now gives notice of 1 vacancy in the Drybridge Ward.
A request for an election to fill this vacancy must be submitted with 10 signatures to the Returning Officer at Monmouthshire County Council by 7th December 2023. If 10 signatures are received, an election will be held no later than 13th February. If 10 signatures are not received, the vacancy can be filled by co-option.