Information relating to the 2018/19 Community Governance Review
The review will have regard to the ‘Guidance on Community Governance Reviews’ issued by the Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government and the Local Government Boundary Commission for England. The aim of the review is to ensure that the arrangements for community governance across the district reflect ‘the identities and interests of the community in the area’ and are ‘effective and convenient’. The review will be conducted with the Terms of Reference contained in this document.
Stroud District Council Community Governance Review Order 2020
Following a Community Governance Review, The Stroud District Council (Reorganisation of Community Governance) Order 2020 was published on the 31 January 2020. This order came into force on 1 April 2020.
This Order gives effect to recommendations made by Stroud District Council for the creation of Hunts Grove Parish Council and the alteration of the areas of the Parish Councils for Bisley-with-Lypiatt, Brimscombe and Thrupp, Chalford, Cranham, Eastington, Hardwicke, Haresfield, Minchinhampton, Nailsworth, Rodborough, Stonehouse, Stroud and Upton St Leonards.
The electoral arrangements were applied in respect of parish elections that were held on Thursday 5 May 2021.
The Local Government Boundary Commission for England have made The Stroud (Electoral Changes Order) Order 2020 to reflect the amendments to the District Ward boundaries.
Community Governance Review of the Stroud District – Final Recommendations
- Final Recommendations approved at full council on the 18 July 2019
- Maps relating to the Final Recommendations
- Final Recommendations Report for full Council – 18 July 2019
- Council meeting minutes - 18 July 2019
The Council will now draw up the necessary Reorganisation of Community Governance Order for the changes to come into effect on the 1 April 2020.