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The Isles of Scilly (Electoral Changes) Order 2017, to implement recommendations made by the Local Government Boundary Commission for England (LGBCE) for new boundaries in the Isles of Scilly, was made on 13 March 2017.
New ward arrangements for the Isles of Scilly have now successfully completed a 40 day period of Parliamentary scrutiny and will come into force at the local elections in 2017.
The order for the Isles of Scilly can be viewed through the following link:
On 17 January 2017 the Isles of Scilly (Electoral Changes) Order 2017 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 of Isles of Scilly and published on 21 December 2017.
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 Isles of Scilly in 2017.
The draft order can be viewed here:
The draft order refers to a map. The map comprises the following sheets:
On 21 December 2016 we published final recommendations for future electoral arrangements in the Council of the Isles of Scilly. The report is available in the link below.
To interact with the final recommendations mapping click on the image above to visit our consultation area. You can view both the existing and proposed boundaries and search by area or postcode.
We have now completed our electoral review of the Council of the Isles of Scilly. The changes we have proposed must be approved by parliament. A draft Order - the legal document which brings into force our recommendations will be laid before parliament. The draft Order will provide for new electoral arrangements for the council to be implemented at the local elections in 2017.
We would like to invite you to participate in our online survey. The survey seeks feedback on the review processes and procedures, in order to identify improvements that can be made. We would be grateful if you could spare some time to complete the opinion survey.
The consultation on our draft recommendations closed on the 25 November 2016.
Please find listed below the submissions we received for this stage of the submission:
The below document contains all local resident submissions we received:
To interact with the draft recommendations mapping visit our consultation portal.You can view both the existing and proposed boundaries, searching by area or postcode.
You may find the electoral figures (XLS) useful when thinking about division arrangements.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.