Elections & Voting
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
Contact the Taunton Deane and West Somerset Shared Electoral Services Office
West Somerset House
Telephone: 01643 703704