—(1) A Town Council shall consist of —
the elected member or members ex officio; and
such other members appointed by the chairman in accordance with subsection (2) —
being not more than 10 members for every Member of Parliament required to be returned at a general election or by-election for the constituencies comprised within the Town; or
being not more than 30 members,
whichever is the greater but in any case being not less than 6 members.
(2) The chairman shall, within 30 days of assuming his office, appoint the members under subsection (1)(b) on the nomination of the elected members, each of whom (including the chairman) may nominate such number of members as they may agree or, if they fail to agree, an equal number of members, of whom not less than two-thirds shall be residents of any housing estate of the Board within the Town.