Local Government Boundary Commission Reviews

Scope and Content

Reviews, reports and proposals relating to electoral arrangements for the County of West Glamorgan, [1987]-[1988]; special community reviews, reports and proposals and reviews of district electoral arrangements relating to the Borough of Afan, [1975]-[1979], Borough of Lliw Valley, [1978]-[1985], Borough of Neath, [1977]-[1982], and the City of Swansea, [1975]-[1982].

Administrative / Biographical History

The Local Government Boundary Commission for Wales was established in 1974. It reviews the boundaries of local government areas in Wales and after consultation with local government, local interest groups, local branches of political parties and residents in the area concerned can propose boundary changes.


Arranged into the following: County of West Glamorgan; Borough of Afan; Borough of Lliw Valley; Borough of Neath; City of Swansea.

Access Information

No restrictions

Acquisition Information

It is the policy of the West Glamorgan Archive Service to withhold the names of depositors.


Compiled by Rhys Jones for the ANW project. The following sources were used in the compilation of this description: West Glamorgan Archive Service, Local Government Boundary Commission reviews for West Glamorgan and its districts, 1975-1988; Local Government Boundary Commission for Wales website (www.lgbc-wales.gov.uk), viewed 25 January 2005.

Other Finding Aids

Hard copies of the catalogue are available at West Glamorgan Archive Service.

Conditions Governing Use

Usual copyright regulations apply.

Appraisal Information

All records have been retained


Accruals are not expected