The Local Authorities (Referendums) (Petitions) (England) Regulations 2011
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 15th February 2020, is:
This number will be used for the purposes of determining the validity of Petitions presented to Wirral Metropolitan Borough Council from 1st April 2020 to 31st March 2021.
Where the verification number published in 2021 is less than the number published in 2020, the number to be used for verification purposes, in relation to any petition presented in the period beginning on the date of publication of the lower number and ending immediately before 1st April 2021, shall also be that lower number.
The principal office address for the delivery of any petition is set out below.