The Local Government Act 2000 - The Local Authorities (Referendums) (Petitions and Directions) (England) Regulations 2000
Be advised that, as at 15 February 2021 at least 5692 (5%) of the local government electors in the Braintree District Council area will be required to petition the authority for a referendum on whether the authority should operate executive arrangements which involve an elected Mayor.
This number will be used to determine the validity of petitions presented between
1 April 2021 and 31 March 2022.
Head of Governance