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11. Publication of Verification Number

The Local Authorities (Referendums) (Petitions) (England) Regulations 2011

In accordance with Regulation 4(1) of the above regulations 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 2019 is:

5146

This figure will have effect for the purposes of determining the validity of Petitions presented from 1 April 2019 to 31 March 2020.

The number equal to 5% of the local government electors for 2020 will be published within 14 days of the 15 February 2020. If this number is less than 5146, 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 2020 shall also be that lower number. 

Phil Shears
Electoral Registration Officer
Teignbridge District Council
Forde House
Newton Abbot
Devon
TQ12 4XX

Friday, 15 February 2019