Otham Referendum Results

I, the undersigned being the Deputy Counting Officer for Maidstone Borough Council at the referendum held on Thursday 8 July 2021, DO HEREBY GIVE NOTICE that the results of the votes cast is as follows:

"Do you want Maidstone Borough Council to use the Neighbourhood Plan for Otham to help decide planning applications in the neighbourhood area?"

Option Number of votesPercentage
Yes 163 98.8%
No 2 1.2%

The number of ballot papers rejected was as follows:

Reason for rejection Number of rejected
a) want of official mark 0
b) voting for and against the same question 0
c) writing or mark by which voter could be identified 0
d) being unmarked or wholly void for uncertainty  0
Total rejected 0

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

Angela Woodhouse
Deputy Counting Officer

Dated: 8 July 2021