A referendum was held on the Farnham Neighbourhood Plan 2013 - 2031 on Thursday 4 May 2017.

The referendum question was:

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


Farnham votes yes

  • Total ballot papers counted: 11,141
  • Yes votes: 10,044
  • No votes: 1,097
  • Ballot papers rejected: 250
  • Electorate: 29,394
  • Ballot papers issued: 11,391
  • Turnout: 38.75%

Breakdown of rejected ballot papers

  • No official mark: 0
  • Both answers voted for: 10
  • The ballot paper is unmarked or the voter's intention is uncertain: 240
  • The ballot paper contains a mark or writing by which the voter can be identified: 0

More information

Download the Declaration of Result of Referendum for the Farnham Neighbourhood Plan.

Download the Farnham Neighbourhood Development Plan Referendum Information Statement and Planning information for voters (PDF).

View the plan and supporting documents on the Farnham Neighbourhood Plan webpage.

You can also view hard copies of the key referendum documents at:

  • the planning reception, Council Offices, The Burys, Godalming, GU7 1HR or
  • the Farnham Locality Office, South Street, Farnham, GU9 7RN.

Page owner: Joe Blythman. Last updated: 10/05/2017 15:55