Elections & Voting
European Parliamentary Election on 22 May 2014
The Council is involved in the organisation of all elections that are required to be held, although the appropriate Returning Officer has a personal responsibility for each election.
What do Electoral Services do?
Dealing with nominations of candidates
Producing ballot papers
Producing poll cards
Booking premises to use as polling stations
Recruitment and selection of staff to work at the polling stations or to count the votes
The issue of postal votes and proxy poll cards
Counting the votes
The upkeep of statistics
Organising the Register of Electors
West Somerset Council
West Somerset House
Telephone: 01984 635272