Nominations published for Mendip divisions in County Council elections
5 April 2017
A list of the people standing for election in the Mendip divisions for the forthcoming Somerset County Council elections has been published.
To read the list, go to the council's website here: www.mendip.gov.uk/article/5046/Elections-2017 You can also find a hard copy in reception at the council's offices at the Shape Mendip Hub, Cannards Grave Road, Shepton Mallet, BA4 5BT.
Mendip's elections team administers the election, to be held on 4 May, on behalf of the county council.
The divisions to be contested within the Mendip area are: Frome East, Frome North, Frome West, Glastonbury & Street, Mendip Central & East, Mendip Hills, Mendip South, Mendip West, Shepton Mallet, Wells.
All are single seat divisions, with the exception of Glastonbury & Street where two seats will be contested.
On 4 May there will also be a by-election for a new district councillor for the Frome College ward. The details of those standing for election to the district council can be found online here: www.mendip.gov.uk/article/5046/Elections-2017 and in hard copy at the district council offices.
To register to vote, visit www.gov.uk/register-to-vote before Thursday 13 April. You can also contact Mendip District Council's electoral services team on 01749 341590.