REFERENDUM ACT - 1977 (SMCD 143).

    Section - 1 - Polling Divisions.

    (1) For the purpose of conducting a referendum the Electoral Commissioner shall divide every constituency or area into polling divisions and a polling division may be divided into as many polling stations as the Electoral Commissioner may direct.

    (2) Where the boundaries of a constituency or area are varied, and in any other circumstances in which the Electoral Commissioner thinks it appropriate so to do, he may alter the number and area of polling divisions within a constituency or area.

    (3) Whenever the Electoral Commissioner divides a constituency or area into polling divisions or alters the number or area of polling divisions within a constituency or area, he shall, by legislative instrument, specify the polling divisions or the alteration which has been made, as the case may be.