A review of the number of councillors, wards and ward names for Colchester Borough Council

Latest Information

Effective date

New arrangements apply to elections after this date.

Dates: 3 Nov 2015 - 3 Nov 2015

Previous stages

Our recommendations for new electoral and boundary arrangements.

Dates: 23 Mar 2015 - 23 Mar 2015

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. 


Latest Information

Effective date

The Colchester (Electoral Changes) Order 2015 was made on 3 November 2015. 

The new arrangements came into effect at the May 2016 elections.

Previous stages

Final report

Our recommendations for new electoral and boundary arrangements were published on 23 March 2015.

Previous Reviews

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

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