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Business Improvement District for Kingston First - Declaration of result

The following statement has been issued by the Electoral Reform Service following the Kingston Business Improvement District ballot.

As an agent of the ballot holder for the Kingston First Business Improvement District ballot I certify as follows: 

  • Total number of votes cast in the ballot, excluding any given on ballot papers rejected 598 Aggregate rateable value of each hereditament in respect of which a person voted in the ballot £68,993,477
  • Total number of votes cast in favour of the proposed renewal of the Business Improvement District for Kingston First 548 
  • Aggregate rateable value of each hereditament in respect of which a person voting in the ballot has voted in favour of the proposed renewal of the Business Improvement District for Kingston First £61,863,102 

I hereby declare that the proposal to renew the Business Improvement District for Kingston First is approved. A majority of the Business ratepayers in the proposed BID area who voted, voted in favour of the proposal, both by aggregate rateable value and numbers voting. 

William Olive Deputy Manager 

Notes: The total number of ballot papers rejected was as follows: 8 Unsigned, unmarked or void for uncertainty. Total 8