STAFFORDSHIRE MOORLANDS DISTRICT COUNCIL

 

Review of Polling Districts, Polling Places and Polling Stations

 

Representation of the People Act 1983 (Section 18), Electoral Administration Act 2006 and the Electoral Registration and Administration Act 2013

 

1.                                    Notice is hereby given that Staffordshire Moorlands District Council (Ďthe Councilí) is conducting a review of the polling districts, polling places and polling stations that fall within the District of Staffordshire Moorlands

 

2.                                    The (Acting) Returning Officer (ARO) for the Parliamentary Constituencies of Staffordshire Moorlands and Stone will make comment on the proposals and those representations will be published on the Councilís website and notice boards in accordance with the timetable set out below

 

3.                                    Electors within the District of Staffordshire Moorlands District Council, or the Parliamentary Constituencies of Staffordshire Moorlands or Stone, may make a representation

 

4.                                    The Council would welcome the views of all residents, particularly disabled residents, or any person or body with expertise in access for persons with any type of disability, on the proposals and the AROís representation, or any other related matters

 

5.                                    Persons or bodies making representations should, if possible, give alternative places that may be used as polling places.

 

6.                                    Commences and representations may be submitted as follows:

 

By post: Marion Hancock, Senior Elections Officer, Moorlands House, Stockwell Street, Leek ST13 6HQ

By email: electoral.services@staffsmoorlands.gov.uk

 

7.                                    Documents relating to the review can be inspected on the Councilís website at www.staffsmoorlands.gov.uk or at Moorlands House, Stockwell Street, Leek ST13 6HQ

 

8.

Timetable for the Review

 

 

 

 

12th August 2019

Publication of Notice and commencement of

 

 

the review. Start of consultation period

 

23rd September 2019

Deadline for receipt of public comments on the

 

 

review

 

7th October 2019

Publication of the (Acting) Returning Officerís

 

 

comments and proposals

 

18th November 2019

Deadline for receipt of public comments on the

 

 

(Acting) Returning Officerís comments

 

29th November 2019

Final proposals considered by the Councilís

 

 

Committee

 

1 December 2019

Published revised register incorporating

 

 

changes from the review

 

Simon Baker

 

 

Acting Returning Officer

 

 

Date