Polling District and Polling Places Review 2019

We are currently carrying out a review of polling districts and polling places within the borough. The review will consider comments and suggestions from local residents and stakeholders in the borough. This includes any issues regarding access to premises or facilities for people with disabilities.

In addition, the review will consider the impact of the next 4 years’ worth of planned residential developments.

The consultation period will run from Wednesday 3 July 2019 to Wednesday 28 August 2019.

Notice and supporting information

Notice of Polling Districts and Polling Places Review 2019

Supporting Information

Current polling districts and polling places 2019

How to make a submission?

The availability of suitable polling places is a key factor in the makeup of polling districts. Therefore, in asking for comments, we would like to ask for your suggestions for polling station locations.

Timetable for the Review

3 July 2019  -  Publication of Notice and Commencement of the review

28 August 2019 - Closing Date for Representations

29 August –  26 September 2019 (To be confirmed) -Consideration of all Representations

27 November 2019 - Final proposals considered at Full Council Meeting

1 December 2019 - Revised Electoral Register published

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If you need help with accessing our consultation documents please email: pollingstationreview@trafford.gov.uk

All comments and any responses from the (Acting) Returning Officer will be published. It is the (Acting) Returning Officer’s role to select the polling stations. It will be the Full Council which will make the decision on any proposed changes to polling districts or polling places. The final scheme for polling arrangements will be adopted by the Chief Executive, in accordance with the Council’s constitution.

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