Referendum on Thame Neighbourhood Plan - Thursday 2 May 2013

Information on the referendum, neighbourhood plans and how you can take part in it is available in our Information for Voters (455.9 KB) PDF booklet.

The Referendum was held on Thursday 2 May 2013.

The question which was asked in the Referendum was:

"Do you want South Oxfordshire District Council to use the Neighbourhood Plan for the Thame Area to help it decide planning applications in the neighbourhood area?"


Response Votes
YES 2779
NO 855
TURNOUT 39.8 per cent

Information statement

South Oxfordshire District Council gives notice that a Referendum relating to the Thame Neighbourhood Plan will be held, please see:

The Referendum area is identical to the area which has been designated as the Thame Neighbourhood Plan area which covers the parish of Thame - see map Thame Neighbourhood Area This link will take you to an external website...

A person is entitled to vote in the Referendum if on 17 April 2013 he or she is registered as a local government elector within the referendum area.

The Referendum expenses limit that will apply in relation to the Referendum is £2,908.34. The number of persons entitled to vote in the Referendum by reference to which the limit has been calculated is 9260.

The Referendum will be conducted in accordance with procedures which are similar to those used at local government elections.

For further information about the background, see our main Thame Neighbourhood Plan webpage

Dated:  20 March 2013.

Margaret Reed, Head of Legal and Democratic Services

Last reviewed: 19 - 07 - 2018

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