Second stage of review closed on 29 June 2018, Results available

A community governance review considers arrangements for parish councils such as creating, merging, altering or abolishing parish councils, changing a parish council's boundary or the naming of parish councils and their electoral arrangements.

The community governance review for Wellington Parish Council considers the parish boundary.

Information sheet

Following the first round of consultation the following recommendations were made.

Recommendation 1: The balance of evidence indicates that there are sufficient grounds to progress to formally proposing that the ward boundary anomaly affecting a small number of properties adjacent to the A49 near Marsh House Farm and Westfields be reviewed and addressed.

Recommendation 2: The balance of evidence indicates that there are sufficient grounds to progress to formally proposing that the parish boundary anomaly affecting a small number of properties adjacent to Burghope Wood and Queenswood Country Park be reviewed and addressed.

These proposals were formally consulted on in the second phase of consultation.

Download the responses to the phase 1 and phase 2 consultations

This community governance review has now concluded. You can read and listen to the council's decision to agree the recommendations.

Find out more about Wellington community governance review

Published: Friday, 11th May 2018