Decision details

Council Size Submission Report in response to Local Government Boundary Commission Requirement for Review

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: No


The Local Government Boundary Commission identified in 2019 that the Council was required to submit a submission in relation to its Council Size as part of a LGBC Boundary Review.


The Cabinet has considered a report detailing the progress of the ongoing electoral review being undertaken in Stockport by the Local Government Boundary Commission for England and detailing a proposed draft Council Size Submission Report.


The Cabinet then recommended that the Council Meeting gives approval to the Council Size Submission Report.

Alternative options considered:


Interests and Nature of Interests Declared:


Wards Affected: (All Wards);

Equality and/or Environmental Impact Assessment: not as yet but will be as we move through the process

Decision Reference: CAB267

Declarations or conflicts of Interest: None.

Other reasons / organisations consulted

Dependent on the outcome of the LGBC's review of the Council's size submission consultation may be required from May 2021 with the General Public and all Political Groups

Contact: Vicki Bates, Corporate and Support Services Email: Tel: 0161 474 3219.

Report author: Vicki Bates

Publication date: 23/12/2020

Date of decision: 22/12/2020

Decided at meeting: 22/12/2020 - Cabinet

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