Polling districts review

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.

The consultation period will run from Monday 2 September 2019 to Friday 11 October 2019.

Notice and supporting information

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

Review timetable dates and events
2 September 2019 Publication of notice and commencement of the review
11 October 2019 Closing date for representations
14 October 2019 - 15 November 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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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.