Declaration of results: Referendum on the adoption of the Backwell Neighbourhood Plan

DECLARATION OF RESULT OF POLL

 

BACKWELL NEIGHBOURHOOD

PLAN AREA

 

Referendum on the adoption of the Backwell Neighbourhood Plan

 

Thursday 26 February 2015

 

I, Nicholas Brain, being the Counting Officer at the above Referendum, do hereby give notice that the number of votes recorded for each answer to the question:

 

Do you want North Somerset Council to use the Neighbourhood Plan for Backwell to help it decide planning applications in the neighbourhood area?'

 

is as follows:

 

 

Answer

Number of Votes

 

YES

 

 

1414

 

NO

 

 

62

 

 

The number of ballot papers rejected was as follows:

Number of

ballot papers

A No official mark

NIL

B Both answers voted for

NIL

C Writing or mark by which voter could be identified

NIL

D Unmarked or void for uncertainty

NIL

Total

NIL

 

 

 

Electorate: 3625

Ballot Papers Issued: 1476

Turnout: 40.71 %

 

Dated Friday 27 February 2015                                                                                                   Nicholas Brain

    Counting Officer