Dated : Thursday 30 September 2021
Deputy Counting Officer
Printed and published by the Counting Officer, Electoral Services, Wiltshire Council, County Hall, Bythesea Road, Trowbridge, Wiltshire, BA14 8JN
DECLARATION OF RESULT
Referendum on the Southwick Neighbourhood Development Plan on Thursday 30 September 2021
For the electoral area in the parish of:
I, Caroline Rudland, being the Deputy Counting Officer at the Referendum on the Southwick Neighbourhood Development Plan, do hereby give notice that the number of votes recorded at the said Referendum is as follows:
Question Number of Votes Yes No *
Do you want Wiltshire Council to use the Neighbourhood Plan for Southwick to help it decide planning applications in the neighbourhood area?
* If the proposal has been carried the word 'Carried' appears against the Question.
* If the proposal has not been carried the word 'Failed' appears against the Question.
* If there is no majority the words 'No Majority' appear against the Question
The number of ballot papers rejected was as follows: Number of ballot papers
A want of official mark
B voting for and against the same question
C writing or mark by which voter could be identified
D unmarked or void for uncertainty
E rejected in part
Ballot Papers Issued: 576
And I do hereby declare that result of the question asked has been carried
The Referendum on the Southwick Neighbourhood Development Plan will take place on Thursday 30 September 2021. Please find attached the Information Statement, the Notice of Referendum and, for information, a copy of the Statutory Timetable (nb: the timetable will show all areas where a poll is taken place).
Information documents can be found on the Neighbourhood Plan Referendum 2021 page of the website and also at https://elections.wiltshire.gov.uk/Home/Upcoming
Draft Southwick Neighbourhood Development Plan 2018 - 2036 - Regulation 16 Consultation
Wiltshire Council is currently consulting on the proposed Draft Southwick Neighbourhood
Development Plan, which has been formally submitted by Southwick Parish Council.
Following this consultation the comments received will be passed to an independent
examiner who will consider the representations and recommend whether the Neighbourhood
Development Plan should be put to a community referendum.
The consultation starts on Monday 22nd February 2021 and responses must be received
no later than 5pm on Monday 12th April 2021.
Please be aware that all representations will be publicly available and may also appear on
the Wiltshire Council website.
Further information including the submitted draft neighbourhood plan and how to comment
can be found online via http://www.wiltshire.gov.uk/planning-neighbourhood-consultations
Where possible, please provide any comments using the Consultation Portal.
Alternatively an editable representation form can be downloaded from the Supporting Files section on the
consultation portal, and completed forms can either be emailed to
[email protected] or sent by post to:
Spatial Planning Team
Economic Development and Planning
If you have no access to the internet and you wish to view the Draft Neighbourhood
Development Plan, a copy can be sent to you on request by calling neighbourhood planning
on 01225 713598 or 770354.
Following this consultation, the comments received will be passed to an independent
examiner, to be appointed by the council, who will consider the representations and
recommend whether the Neighbourhood Development Plan should be put to a community
If you have any questions please do not hesitate to contact Spatial Planning on Tel: 01225
713598 or by email to [email protected]
REGULATION 16 SUBMISSION TO WILTSHIRE COUNCIL
The Regulation 16 submission has now been made to Wiltshire Council.
Documents can be viewed in the Regulation 16 Submission folder.
REGULATION 16 CONSULTATION RESPONSES and DOCUMENTS
The consultation responses for the Regulation 16 consultation are now published (redacted where required) and can be found on the page Regulation 16 Consultation Responses.
The Regulation 16 documents have also been published and can be viewed on the page Regulation 16 Documents.