Open Consultation

Electoral reform in local government in Wales

Summary 
We want to know your views on proposed changes to local government elections in Wales.
Consultation End Date 
10 October 2017
21 days left for you to respond
Consultation launched 18 July 2017

Documents

Consultation document
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Consultation document - Young people version
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Easy read - Consultation document
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Consultation description 

The relevant provisions of the Wales Act 2017 on electoral and registration matters are due to come into  force in 2018. We are consulting on:

  • how democracy works in Wales
  • how people become eligible to vote
  • how they exercise their right to vote
  • how elections are organised.
How to respond
Please submit your comments by 10 October 2017, in any of the following ways:
Online Form 
Email 

Download the response form

Complete and return to: RLGProgramme@wales.gsi.gov.uk

Post 

Download the response form

Complete and return to: 

Local Government Democracy Division
Welsh Government
Cathays Park
Cardiff
CF10 3NQ

Help and support 

For more information about this consultation email: RLGProgramme@wales.gsi.gov.uk