Notice of review of polling districts and polling places


In accordance with section 18C of the Representation of the People Act 1983, Harrogate Borough Council gives notice that a review of all polling districts and polling places in the Harrogate district is to be conducted

The review will have regard to the outcome of a review of the Harrogate Borough Council electoral arrangements undertaken by the Local Government Boundary Commission for England.

The council welcomes views or comments from electors and any persons or bodies with expertise in access to premises or facilities for persons with any type of disability. Representations will also be sought from Acting Returning Officers for the Parliamentary constituencies. Local political parties, District and County Councillors and Parish and Town Councils will also be consulted.

The Acting Returning Officer's proposals for the new polling districts and suitability of polling stations are published below

Review of Polling Places and Stations - excel document
Map showing Polling districts

Any comments must be submitted in writing to Harrogate Borough Council, PO Box 787, Harrogate, HG1 9RW or by email to consultation@harrogate.gov.uk by no later than 18 September 2017.

Any further information may be obtained by contacting the Electoral Services on 01423 556011.


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