Voting and elections
Publication of Verification Number
The Local Authority (Referendums)
(Petitions & Directions)
(England) Regulations 2000
Petitions for Elected Mayoral Referendums
In accordance with Regulation 4(1) of the above regulations the number that is equal to 5% of the number of local government electors shown in the revised register of electors having effect on the 15th February 2017 is:
This figure will have effect for the purposes of determining the validity of Petitions presented from 1 April 2017 to 31 March 2018.
The number equal to 5% of the local government electors for 2018 will be published within 14 days of the 15 February 2018. If this number is less than 8033, the number to be used for verification purposes in relation to any petition presented to the authority in the period beginning on the date of publication of the lesser number until 31 March 2018 shall also be that lesser number.
Electoral Registration Officer
North Somerset Council
Walliscote Grove Road
Monday 20 February 2017
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