Staverton Neighbourhood Plan Referendum

Results of the Staverton Neighbourhood Plan Referendum on 2 May 2024.

Declaration of Result of Poll

Referendum on the Neighbourhood Plan for Staverton Neighbourhood Area on Thursday 2 May 2024

I, Andrew Jonathan Bates, being the Counting Officer at the above election, do hereby give notice that the result of votes cast is as follows:

Do you want South Hams District Council to use the Neighbourhood Plan for Staverton to help it decide planning applications in the neighbourhood area?
Votes Votes Recorded Percentage
Number cast in favour of a Yes 212 88%
Number cast in favour of a No 29 12%

The number of ballots rejected was as follows:

Reason Number of ballot papers
A - want of an official mark 0
B - voting for more Candidates than voter was entitled to 0
C - writing or mark by which voter could be identified 1
D - being unmarked or wholly void for uncertainty 0
E - rejected in part 0
Total 1

Electorate: 657
Ballot papers issued: 242
Turnout: 36.83%

And I do hereby declare that more than half of those voting HAVE voted in favour of the Neighbourhood Plan.

3 May 2024
Andrew Jonathan Bates
Counting Officer