The consultation on warding arrangements for Bedford Borough Council has now closed

This stage of consultation has now closed. During the consultation, we asked local people and organisations for their help to draw up new ward boundaries across Bedford Borough Council.

The Commission has also announced that it is minded to recommend that the council should have 46 councillors in the future.

We are now drawing up a new pattern of wards to accommodate 46 councillors based on the public’s submissions to our consultation.

Below, you can see the current ward boundaries for Bedford Borough Council.

This stage of consultation in our electoral review of Bedford Borough Council closed on 20 July 2020. Our draft recommendations will be published on 29 September 2020.

Consultation on new electoral arrangements

Review timescales

08/06/20 - 20/07/20

Consultation on new boundaries

29/09/20 - 07/12/20

Consultation on draft recommendations

30/03/21

Final recommendations published