Polling District and Polling Places Review
Information on the Council's statutory review of its polling districts and polling places
The Council has consulted on and carried out a statutory review of its polling districts and polling places, as required under Section 18 of the Representation of the People Act 1983. The review did not affect Borough, Town and Parish ward boundaries as it was only concerned with polling district boundaries within individual wards.
The purpose of the review was to ensure that:
- All electors in the Borough have such reasonable facilities for voting as are practicable in the circumstances, and
- so far as is reasonable and practicable, the polling places in Basildon Borough are accessible to all electors, including those who are disabled.
The outcome of the review is: