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Polling District and Polling Place Review

Meeting: 07/02/2024 - Audit & Regulatory Committee (Item 36)

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The Representation of the People Act 1983 requires the Council to periodically review its polling places and polling stations.  The Council’s previous review was undertaken in 2019.


The Committee considered a report which explained the findings of the current review and made recommendations in respect of proposed changes.  Any changes to poling stations as a result of this review will not come into force until the Police and Crime Commissioner Elections in May 2024.


In was confirmed that signage would be provided at the locations of previously used polling stations, as well as updated information on polling cards.




1.    That the proposals setting out changes to polling districts, polling places and polling stations as detailed at Appendix B of the report be approved;


2.    That the revised arrangements take effect from 1 May 2024.