The consultation on warding arrangements for Copeland Borough Council closed on 12 Febraury 2018.
Listed below are the submissions we received:
Parish and Town Councils
The consultation on warding arrangements for Copeland Borough Council has now closed.
On 28 November 2017, we started the first period of consultation for a pattern of wards for Copeland Borough Council. Between 28 November 2017 and 12 February 2018, we invited comments on the ward boundaries for the authority.
The Commission also announced that it was minded to recommend that Copeland Borough Council should have 33 councillors in the future.
For more information, read our news release and the letter to the Chief Executive of Copeland Borough Council.
You may have found the electoral figures useful when thinking about warding arrangements.
You can view the polling district map below. Please note, polling district mapping data has been supplied by Copeland Borough Council and may contain boundary errors.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 Copeland Borough Council on the most appropriate council size (the number of councillors on Copeland Borough Council). We received two submissions on council size: