Review of polling districts and polling stations

The Council has recently carried out a review of its polling districts, and the buildings used as polling stations.

This consultation ended on Wednesday 14 September 2022.

Notice and supporting information

Timetable for the review

Timetable for the review
LGBCE Final Recommendations to be laid before Parliament 13/07/2022
Publication of Notice of Polling Station Review 11/07/2022
Commencement of 1st stage Consultation on Polling Station Review 11/07/2022 - 11/08/2022
Closing date for Representations 12/08/2022
Commencement of 2nd stage Consultation on Polling Station Review 15/08/2022 - 14/09/2022
Final proposals considered at Full Council Meeting TBC
Revised Electoral Register Published on New Ward Boundaries 01/02/2023
All out Local Elections (all 63 Councillors up for Election) 04/05/2023

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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