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Polling districts and polling places review 2023

We are currently carrying out a review of polling districts and polling places in the city. We are taking the opportunity to review our polling stations at the same time.

Details of the current polling station arrangements are available on our wards and polling districts page.

The review will consider comments and suggestions from local residents and stakeholders in the city. This includes any issues regarding access to premises or facilities for people with disabilities.

In addition, the review will consider the impact of the next 4 years' worth of planned residential developments on existing electoral arrangements.

The consultation period will last or a period of six weeks, from Monday 6 November until Monday 18 December.

Make a Comment

The availability of suitable polling places is a key factor in the makeup of polling districts. Therefore, in asking for comments, we would like to ask for your suggestions for polling station locations.

Share your views by:

If you need a printed copy of our consultation documents, please call 01752 304866.

All comments and any responses from the Returning Officer will be published. The final scheme for polling arrangements will be adopted by the Chief Executive, in accordance with Plymouth City Council's constitution.

Following the conclusion of the review representations can be made within a period of 6 weeks of the publication date of the finalised scheme. These must be made to the Electoral Commission.


Budshead Ward

Compton ward

Devonport ward

Drake ward

Efford and Lipson ward

Eggbuckland ward

Ham ward

Honicknowle ward

Moor View ward

Peverell ward

Plympton Erle ward

Plympton St Mary ward

Plymstock Dunstone ward

Plymstock Radford ward

Southway ward

St Budeaux ward

Stoke ward

What is a polling district?

A polling district is a geographical area created by the sub-division of a UK Parliamentary constituency into smaller parts for the purposes of a UK Parliamentary election.

What is a polling place?

A polling place is the building and adjoining land in which polling stations will be selected by the Returning Officer

What is a polling station?

A polling station is the room or hall in which voting takes place. There may be more than one polling station in a polling place.