2018 Review: Secondary Consultation

Closes 2 Oct 2017

Opened 5 Sep 2017

Overview

The Boundary Commission for Northern Ireland (the Commission) is an independent and impartial public body which is responsible for reviewing Parliamentary constituencies in Northern Ireland and making recommendations to the Secretary of State for Northern Ireland every five years.  The Commission is currently carrying out the 2018 Review of Parliamentary constituencies and is now entering a secondary consultation period.

The responses received during the Commission’s initial consultation period are the subject of this secondary consultation.

Why We Are Consulting

The review process is informed by public consultations. This secondary consultation seeks views and comments on the responses received during our initial consultation period. You may find it helpful to consider the Provisional Proposals Report alongside these responses.

The Commission will consider all representations received during the initial and secondary consultation periods. Following these considerations the Commission may decide to amend its Provisional Proposals. Should that occur the Commission will publish Revised Proposals in early 2018 and seek written responses from the public during a further 8 week consultation period.

 

Further information:

Provisional Proposals - Guide

Provisional Proposals - Report

Provisional Proposals - Maps

Areas

  • All Areas

Audiences

  • Academic staff
  • Research staff
  • Local Government
  • Statutory Body
  • Private Sector
  • Charity, Community and Voluntary
  • Press/media
  • General Public
  • Voluntary Organisations
  • Government Departments
  • Analysts
  • Policy Professionals
  • Political representatives

Interests

  • Demography
  • Community
  • Rural
  • Consultation
  • Analysis
  • Reporting
  • Engagement
  • Policy Development