Results of the Portland Neighbourhood Plan Area Referendum on 6 May 2021
A referendum was held on Thursday 6 May 2021 to decide on the question below:
"Do you want Dorset Council to use the Neighbourhood Plan for Portland to help it decide planning applications in the neighbourhood area?"
Number of ballot papers rejected
|Want of an official mark||0|
|Voting for more candidates than voter was entitled to||3|
|Writing or mark by which voter could be identified||0|
|Being unmarked or wholly void for uncertainty||35|
|Rejected in part||0|
Electorate, votes cast and turnout
- electorate: 9494
- total number of votes cast: 2037
- turnout: 21.5%
Those voting have voted IN FAVOUR of the Portland Neighbourhood Plan.