Merton Council


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Current and planned consultations


Consultation run by: Corporate Services
Start: 12 Jul 2019
Ends: 09 Sep 2019
Why do we want your views?
Review of polling districts and polling places 2019
 
In accordance with the provisions of the Electoral Registration and Administration Act 2013, the London Borough of Merton gives notice that it is conducting a review of polling districts and polling places within the Mitcham & Morden parliamentary constituency and the Wimbledon parliamentary constituency. The review will formally commence from 12 July 2019 and must be completed by 31 January 2020.
 
Representations on any aspect of the review can be received from:
  • The (Acting) Returning Officer for the parliamentary constituencies of Mitcham & Morden and Wimbledon
  • Any elector within the parliamentary constituencies of Mitcham & Morden and Wimbledon
  • Any persons/body with expertise in access for persons with any type of disability
  • Any local constituency political party
Persons or bodies making representations should, if possible, offer suggestions as to alternative places that may be used as polling places. The (Acting) Returning Officer will comment on existing and proposed polling arrangements and their representations will be made available within 30 calendar days of receipt.
 
Representations on the Council’s existing arrangements should be made by Monday 9 September 2019. Final proposals will be considered by a full Council meeting on 20 November 2019.
 
Representations can be made in by email to electoral.services@merton.gov.uk or via the online survey below. For more information please see www.merton.gov.uk/voting 
Consultation run by: Environment & Regeneration
Start: 08 Jul 2019
Ends: 02 Aug 2019
Why do we want your views?

We are reviewing the use of neighbourhood recycling centres across Merton and we would like to hear the views of those who use the facilities. Please complete this short survey to tell us about your local neighbourhood recycling centre.

Heathrow Airport
Start: 18 Jun 2019
Ends: 13 Sep 2019
Why do we want your views?

Heathrow's public statutory consultation on its expansion project.
As part of this consultation, they will be seeking feedback on their preferred airport masterplan for expansion, how they propose to operate the future airport, an assessment of the impacts of growth, and how they propose to manage these impacts.

They will be holding a public meeting at Everyday Church, 30, Queen's Road, Wimbledon, SW19 8LR on 17 August from 10am to 4pm. 

Local Government Boundary Commission for England
Start: 04 Jun 2019
Ends: 12 Aug 2019
Why do we want your views?
Local Government Boundary Commission for England are asking local people and organisations for their help to draw up new ward boundaries across Merton. The Commission has also announced that it is minded to recommend that the council should have 57 councillors in the future.
They are now drawing up a new pattern of wards to accommodate 57 councillors. They need your help to tell where the new boundaries should be drawn.