EU Referendum 2016

Argyll and Bute results news release

Argyll and Bute declaration of results

The referendum on the United Kingdom's membership of the European Union was held on Thursday 23 June 2016.

The Counting Officer for Argyll and Bute is Charles Reppke.

What is the referendum about?

A referendum asks you to vote on a question - for this referendum, the question is:

Should the United Kingdom remain a member of the European Union or leave the European Union?

Can I vote in the EU referendum?

You can vote in this referendum if you are registered to vote in the UK, are 18 or over on 23 June 2016 and are:

  • a British or Irish citizen living in the UK, or
  • A Commonwealth citizen living in the UK who has leave to remain in the UK or who does not require leave to remain in the UK
  • A British citizen living overseas who has registered to vote in the UK in the last 15 years
  • An Irish citizen living overseas who was born in Northern Ireland and who has been registered to vote in Northern Ireland in the last 15 years