The terms of reference for the Community Governance Review that is currently being undertaken in accordance with the provisions of the Local Government and Public Involvement in Health Act 2007 are available to view below.
The review is being undertaken to consider the electoral arrangements of existing Local (town, parish and village) councils in the Basildon Borough and whether these arrangements remain appropriate and fit for purpose. This includes:
All other matters that may be considered as part of a community governance review are out of the scope of this review and will therefore not be considered.
At a meeting held on 11th October 2018, the Council's Policy Oversight and Strategy Committee considered a report on the first consultation period in respect of the Community Governance Review (CGR) of Local (town, parish and village) Councils electoral arrangements, which included responses received during that period.
The Committee has now approved the following Community Governance Review Proposal documents for the next stage of public consultation that commences on 1st November and runs until 31st December 2018.
Please send your written representations on the above proposal documents by:
Email to: firstname.lastname@example.org
Post to:Community Governance ReviewElectoral ServicesBasildon Borough CouncilThe Basildon CentreSt. Martin's SquareBasildonEssexSS14 1DL
Before making any recommendations on its proposals the Council will take account of any representations received. The Council will then notify each consultee and any other persons or bodies who have made written representations of the outcome of the review.