Local Government Boundary Commission electoral review of the London Borough of Barnet
The Local Government Boundary Commission for England (LGBCE) published their final recommendations for future electoral arrangements for Barnet Council on 7 January 2020. Full information including the final warding maps can be found on the LGBCE website - www.lgbce.org.uk/barnet.
The LGBCE have proposed that Barnet should have 63 councillors (the same as at present) and that those councillors will represent 15 three-councillor wards and 9 two-councillor wards across the borough.
The changes that LGBCE have proposed must now be approved by Parliament. A draft Order (the legal document which brings into force the recommendations) will now be laid before Parliament. Subject to Parliamentary scrutiny, the new electoral arrangements for Barnet Council to come into effect at the local elections in May 2022.