Notice of polling districts and polling places review 2019

Notice is hereby given that Blackpool Council in pursuance of the powers conferred upon it by Sections 18A to 18E of the Representation of the People Act 1983 ("the Act") shall undertake a review of the parliamentary polling districts and parliamentary polling places within its area, to commence on Monday 2 September 2019.

Between Monday 2 September 2019 and Friday 11 October 2019 (the consultation period) electors from within the following Parliamentary constituencies may make representations:

  • Blackpool South
  • Blackpool North and Cleveleys

The council welcomes views of all residents. Local political parties and councillors will be consulted and views are invited from any person or body with expertise in access to premises or facilities for persons who have different forms of disability, as well as local community groups.

Comments and representations may be submitted as follows:

Further details and information regarding the current polling stations and consultation are available from the council's website.

The (Acting) Returning Officer for the above mentioned Parliamentary constituencies will make representations as part of the review.

Alternatively paper copies are available from:  Electoral Services, Blackpool Council, Town Hall, Blackpool FY1 9SD

Final proposals will be considered by the council on Wednesday 27 November 2019.

These revised arrangements, if approved, will come into effect when the revised version of the Electoral Register is published on Sunday 1 December 2019.

Neil Jack

(Acting) Returning Officer