In accordance with Regulation 4(1) of the above regulations the number that is equal to 5% of the number of local government electors shown in the revised register of electors having effect on the 15th February 2016 is:
This figure will have effect for the purposes of determining the validity of Petitions presented from 1st April 2016 to 31st March 2017.
The number equal to 5% of the local government electors for 2017 will be published within 14 days of the 15th February 2017. If this number is less than 16721, the number to be used for verification purposes in relation to any petition submitted for the period beginning on the date of publication of the lower number until 31st March 2017 shall also be that lower number.
Electoral Registration Officer
City of Bradford Metropolitan District Council
Wednesday, 17 February 2016