Local Authority Referendum Regulations 2011
In accordance with Regulation 4(1) of the Local Authority Referendum Regulations 2011, 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 15 February 2023 is as follows:
This figure will have effect for the purposes of determining the validity of petitions presented from 1 April 2023 to 31 March 2024.
The number equal to 5% of the local government electors for 2024 will be published within 14 days of the 15 February 2024.
If this number is less than 7311, the number to be used for verification purposes in relation to any petition submitted for the period beginning on the date of publication of the lower number until 31 March 2024, shall also be that lower number.
Electoral Registration Officer
City of York Council