Decision details

Review of Polling Places and Districts

Decision Maker: Council

Decision status: For Determination

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: No

Purpose:

To approve the designation of polling stations.

Decision:

1.     That the designation of polling places and districts for 2020-2025 be approved with the following amendment:

‘That no change be made to the existing polling districts KHB and KLA in East Parkand their respective polling places of East Park Library and Neighbourhood Centre,Hurstbourne Crescent and All Saints Community Centre, All Saints Road.’

2. That authority be delegated to the Returning Officer, following consultation with the Leader of the Council and Leader of the Opposition, to designate such alternative polling stations or arrangements as may be required for operational reasons.

3. That it be noted, this review was separate to the work being carried out by the Local Government Boundary Commission for England, although these arrangements will have to be reviewed in the context of any changes the Commission may require in 2021.

 

Report author: Dereck Francis

Publication date: 07/11/2019

Date of decision: 06/11/2019

Decided at meeting: 06/11/2019 - Council

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