Yapton Neighbourhood Plan Referendum Declaration of Result of Poll

Yapton Neighbourhood Plan Referendum

for the Yapton Neighbourhood Area

on Tuesday 12 September 2023

I the undersigned, being the Deputy Counting Officer for Arun District Council at the referendum held on 12 September 2023, DO HEREBY GIVE NOTICE that the results of the votes cast is as follows:

Declaration of results of poll
Votes recorded Percentage

Number cast in favour of a ‘No’

46 8.66%

Number cast in favour of a Yes'

484 91.15%


The number of ballot papers rejected was as follows:

Number of ballot papers

A want of an official mark


B voting for more Candidates than voter was entitled to


C writing or mark by which voter could be identified


D being unmarked or wholly void for uncertainty


E rejected in part




Electorate: 4300

Ballot papers issued: 531

Turnout: 12.35%

I do hereby declare that more than half of those voting have voted in favour of the Yapton Neighbourhood Plan.

Dated: Tuesday 12 September 2023

Signed: Daniel Bainbridge
Deputy Counting Officer