The Warwick (Electoral Changes) Order 2014, to implement recommendations made by the Local Government Boundary Commission for England (LGBCE) for new boundaries in Warwick, was made on 8 January 2014 and was published on 14 January 2014.
New ward arrangements for Warwick have now successfully completed a 40 day period of Parliamentary scrutiny and will come into force at the local elections in 2015.
The order for Warwick can be viewed through the following link:
On 4 November 2013 the Warwick (Electoral Changes) Order 2014 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 in Warwick and published on 25 March 2013.
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 Warwick in 2015.
The draft order can be viewed through the following link:
The draft order refers to a map. The map comprises the following sheets:
On 25 March 2013 we published final recommendations for future electoral arrangements in Warwick. These are available through the links below.
An overview map of the final recommendations (PDF) is available. Please note this map is very large and may take some time to download.
We have now completed our electoral review of Warwick District Council. 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 2015.
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.
On 23 October 2012 we published our draft recommendations for the further electoral review (FER) of Warwick District Council. Between 23 October 2012 and 7 January 2013 we invited comments on our draft recommendations. These can be found using the links below.
Consultation closed on 7 January 2013.
Below are the submissions we received:
Political groups and councillors
Parish and town councils
Whitnash Sports and Social Club (PDF) - this submission includes a petition with 118 signatories.
Submissions from local residents are contained in seven PDF documents. At the front of each document there is a list of names with internal links to the relevant submissions.
O - R (PDF)
Draft recommendations documents:
You may find the electoral figures for Warwick District Council (XLS) and a map of the existing wards (PDF) useful.
Please note: these maps are very large and may take some time to download.
Consultation closed on 29 June 2012.
The Commission has started an electoral review of Warwick. As part of the preliminary process we consulted with Warwick District Council on the most appropriate council size (the number of councillors on Warwick District Council). We received a single submission on council size.