Result of the votes cast on the Wednesday 30 November 2022 by Penrith Business ratepayers was not to renew the Penrith Business Improvement District (BID).
Local Government Act 2003 Business Improvement Districts (England) Regulations 2004
Business Improvement District For Eden District Council Declaration of result Tuesday 6 December 2022
I, Paul Sutton, being the Ballot Holder hereby declare that the result of the Penrith BID ballot is as follows:
|Total number of votes cast in the ballot, excluding any given on ballot papers rejected.||115|
|Aggregate rateable value of each hereditament in respect of which a person voted in the ballot.||£2,642,650|
|Total number of votes cast in favour of the proposed Penrith Business Improvement District for Eden District Council.||89|
|Aggregate rateable value of each hereditament in respect of which a person voting in the ballot has voted in favour of the proposed Penrith Business Improvement District for Eden District Council.||£1,084,850|
I hereby declare that the proposal to establish a Business Improvement District for Penrith has not been approved. A majority of the Business ratepayers in the proposed BID area who voted, voted in favour of the proposal, but not by aggregate rateable value..
The total number of ballot papers rejected was as follows:
2 Unsigned, unmarked or void for uncertainty.
Returning Officer and Ballot Holder