Local Government Act 2000
METROPOLITAN BOROUGH OF CALDERDALE
LOCAL GOVERNMENT ACT 2000
The Local Authorities (Referendums) (Petitions) (England) Regulations 2011
Notice of Verification Number
Notice is given, in accordance with the above Regulations that the number that is equal to 5% of the number of local government electors for the Calderdale MBC area, as shown in the register of electors for the period ending on the 15 February 2016, is: 7,277
The number published above shall be used for determining the validity of petitions presented to the Council during the 12 month period beginning with 1 April 2016, in respect of constitutional arrangements for the discharge of functions under Part II of the Local Government Act 2000.
However, a new number will be published in February 2017. If this number is less than 7280, then the new number will be used for verification purposes, in relation to any petition submitted to the Council, in the period beginning on the date of the publication of this lesser number and ending on 31 March 2017.
Dated: 19 February 2016