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190507 | Cornwall (Electoral Changes) Order 2019 laid in draft in Parliament | Local Government Boundary Commission

Latest Information:

On 7 May 2019, the Cornwall (Electoral Changes) Order 2019 was laid in draft in Parliament.

The draft order, if made, would give effect to the final recommendations that were consulted on during the Local Government Boundary Commission for England’s review of electoral arrangements in Cornwall and published on 4 December 2018.

The draft order will be laid in Parliament for a period of 40 sitting days. Parliament can either accept or reject our recommendations. If accepted, the new electoral arrangements will come into force at the next scheduled elections for Cornwall Council in May 2021.

The draft order can be viewed here.


 

Previous Steps:

On 4 December, we published final recommendations for future electoral arrangements in Cornwall Council.

We have now completed our electoral review of Cornwall.

As a result of our final recommendations on new warding patterns, we are making changes to the parish electoral arrangements for the following parish and town councils:

To view an interactive map of the final recommendations, visit our consultation area. You can view both the existing and proposed boundaries, and search by area or postcode.

The changes we have proposed must now be approved by Parliament.

A draft Order - the legal document which brings into force our recommendations - will now be laid before Parliament.

The draft Order will provide for the new electoral arrangements for Cornwall Council to come into effect at the local elections in 2021

 

Map Of The New Division Boundaries
Changes to Hayle Town Council

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