The consultation on warding arrangements for closed on the 5 June 2017.
Listed below are the submissions we received:
Parish and Town Councils:
The Commission announced that it was minded to recommend that Preston City Council should have 48 councillors in the future.
The Commission needed information from people and groups across Preston to help it to produce a new pattern of wards to accommodate 48 councillors.
For more information, read our news release and the letter to the Chief Executive of Preston City Council.
You may find the electoral figures useful when thinking about warding arrangements.
Polling district maps may also be useful when thinking about warding arrangements. You can view the polling district map below. Please note, polling district mapping data has been supplied by Preston City Council and may contain boundary errors.
To view the existing warding arrangements, visit our consultation area. You can search by area or postcode.
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 Preston City Council on the most appropriate council size (the number of councillors on Preston City Council). We received 3 submissions on council size:
This review was carried out by the Local Government Commission for England (LGCE), and started on 7 September 1999.
Final report (PDF), published on 5 September 2000
Map 1 Existing wards in Preston; (PDF)
Map 2 Propsed wards in Preston; (PDF)
Large map (8.1 Mb) illustrating the proposed ward boundaries for Preston. This may take some time to download; (PDF)
Draft report (PDF), published on 15 February 2000