Review Body

The Commission carried out an electoral review of Watford between May 2015 - February 2016. The aim of the review was to deliver electoral equality for voters in local elections and recommend ward boundaries that means each councillor represented approximately the same number of electors.


Our review aimed to ensure that each Watford councillor represented roughly the same number of voters and that ward boundaries reflected the interests and identities of local communities.



Review Dates
  Date from Date to
Consultation on warding arrangements 12 May 2015 6 July 2015
Consultation on draft recommendations 25 August 2015 19 October 2015
Final recommendations 1 December 2015