Wickersley Neighbourhood Planning Referendum

Notice of Result

Date of Referendum - 5 May 2022

I, Sharon Kemp, being the Counting Officer at the above referendum held on Thursday 5th May 2022 do hereby give notice that the question put to the elctorate was as follows: 'Do you want Rotherham Metropolitan Borough Council to use the Neighbourhood Plan for Wickersley to help it decide planning applications in the neighbourhood area?'

The number of votes cast is as follows:

  Number of votes
Yes 1,455
No 334

The number of ballot papers rejected was as follows:

Reason Number of ballot papers
Want of Official Mark 1
Voting for more than one answer 0
Writing or mark by which Voter could be 0
Unmarked or Void for uncertainty 21
Total number of rejected ballot papers 22

Wickersley Turnout: 29.24%

I do declare that more than half of those who voted have voted in favour of the Neighbourhood Plan being used to determine planning applications in the Neighbourhood area.

Dated 6 May 2022

Sharon Kemp

Counting Officer