The council is undertaking a community governance review of the unparished areas as well as the existing parishes of Burton and Hurn.

The review will be conducted in accordance with the  Local Government and Public Involvement in Health Act 2007 and other relevant legislation. Regard will be given 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 review must be completed within 12 months and commenced on 20 November 2017 following the publication of the terms of reference and timetable.

Christchurch Borough Council have published the  Draft Recommendations and  interactive map following the  initial submissions received during Stage 1 of the review. 

See the  summary paper here