Review of polling districts, polling places and polling stations 2019

Wigan Council is conducting a review of the boroughs polling districts, polling places, and polling stations as required by the Electoral Registration and Administration Act 2013.

In addition, the review will consider the impact of the next 4 years' worth of planned residential developments.

A consultation also began on Monday 2nd September 2019 and ended on Friday 4th October 2019.

Notice and supporting information

Consultation comments

Timetable for the review

Publication of notice and commencement of the review Monday 2nd September 2019 
Closing date for representations Friday 4th October 2019
Consideration of all representations Friday 4th October - Friday 1st November 2019
Revised electoral register published Saturday 1st February 2020
Final proposals considered at full council meeting Wednesday 4th March 2020

Have your say on the review

If you need help accessing our consultation documents please email the Elections Team.

All comments and any responses from the (Acting) Returning Officer will be published. It is the (Acting) Returning Officer’s role to select the polling stations.

It will be the Full Council which will make the decision on any proposed changes to polling districts or polling places.

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