Polling places and electoral boundaries
Statutory Review of Polling Districts, Polling Places and Polling Stations
We are required by law to carry out a review of the polling districts and polling places within our area every four years. The most recent review took place in Autumn 2013. The changes in relation to this review were approved by us on 11 December 2013 and took effect from 17 February 2014.
The next review will start in autumn 2018.
2018 Boundary Review
The Boundary Commission for England is the independent organisation responsible for reviewing parliamentary constituency boundaries. The Commission has now published its final report and the recommendations have been laid in Parliament. The recommendations have been published on the website at
The Government must now prepare the Statutory Instrument necessary to implement the recommendations. This must be voted on by both Houses of Parliament. If approved, the new boundaries will be in place at the next General Election.
The next General Election is scheduled to take place in 2022.