Petition terms and conditions

Referendum petitions

In accordance with Regulation 4(1) of the Local Authority Referendum Petitions England Regulation 2011, the number that is equal to 5% of the number of local government electors in Lichfield district, as shown in the revised register of electors having effect on the 15 February 2018, is: 3981

This figure will have effect for the purposes of determining the validity of petitions presented from 1 April 2018 to 31 March 2019. The number equal to 5% of the local government electors for 2019 will be published within 14 days of the 15 February 2019. If this number is less than 3981, 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 2019 shall also be that lower number. Find out more: Publication of Verification Number - Feb 2018