Referendum Results

Declaration of count totals

Referendum on the United Kingdom’s membership of the European Union:

As Counting Officer for the SHEPWAY voting area at the referendum held on 23 June 2016 under the European Union Referendum Act 2015, and having been authorised to do so by the Regional Counting Officer, I hereby give notice that I have certified the following:

 

The total number of ballot papers counted was 60659
The total number of votes cast in favour of REMAIN was 22884
The total number of votes cast in favour of LEAVE was 37729
The number of ballot papers rejected was as follows:

 

 

No official mark

0

 

 

Both answers voted for

13

 

 

Writing or mark by which the voter could be identified

2

 

 

Unmarked or void for uncertainty

31

 

The total number of ballot papers rejected was

 

46

 

 

Name: J.A. Stewart – Counting Officer

Dated: 23 June 2016