Barnsley

A review of the number of councillors, wards and ward names for Barnsley District Council
Currently in review

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Consultation on proposals

We consult with local people and organisations to help us refine our proposals.

Dates: 7 May 2024 - 15 Jul 2024

Previous stages

We ask local people and organisations to tell us about their communities.

Dates: 7 Nov 2023 - 12 Feb 2024

New arrangements apply to elections after this date.

Dates: 28 Nov 2003 - 28 Nov 2003

Our recommendations for new electoral and boundary arrangements.

Dates: 29 Jul 2003 - 29 Jul 2003

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We review the electoral and boundary arrangements of councils to make sure they are fair. Our reviews include at least two rounds of public consultation before we make recommendations for change. 

The current consultation period is being extended due to the General Election. A full revised timetable will be published on this web page in due course.

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Latest Information

Consultation on proposals

We have proposed a new pattern of wards. We want to hear the views of local people and organisations to help us produce our recommendations for change. 

Previous stages

Initial consultation

We ask local people and organisations to tell us about their communities. 

Effective date

The Borough of Barnsley (Electoral Changes) Order 2003 was made on 28 November 2003. 

The new arrangements came into effect at the May 2004 elections.

Final report

Our recommendations for new electoral and boundary arrangements were published on 29 July 2003.

Previous Reviews

Most recent and previous reviews are held on the UK Government Web Archive.

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