The consultation on draft recommendations closed on 3 April 2017.
The consultation on warding arrangements closed on the 5 December 2016.
Please find listed below the submissions we received for this stage of the review:
Parish and Town Councils:
On 27th September 2016, we started the first period of consultation for a pattern of wards for Allerdale Borough Council. Between 27 September 2016 to 5 December 2016, we are invited comments on the ward boundaries for the authority.
The Commission also announced that it was minded to recommend that Allerdale Borough Council should have 48 councillors in the future.
The Commission needed information from people and groups across Allerdale to help it to produce a new pattern of wards to accommodate 48 councillors.
For more information read our news release and the letter to the Chief Executive of Allerdale Borough Council (PDF).
You may find the electoral figures (XLS) useful when thinking about warding arragements.
To view the existing warding arrangements visit our consultation area. You can search by area or postcode.Guidance is available on our Guidance Page. You may also wish to read our document Electoral Reviews: Technical Guidance, which contains detailed guidance on the review process and information on the legislation reviews are carried out under.
As part of the preliminary process we consulted with Allerdale Borough Council on the most appropriate council size (the number of councillors in Allerdale Borough Council). We received the following three submissions on borough size: