UK Parliamentary General Election, December, 12th 2019

Following the vote in the House of Commons on Tuesday 29 October to hold a General Election, the date has been set for Thursday 12 December.

Notice of UK Parliamentary General Election for Wells Constituency and Somerton and Frome Constituency

Icon for pdf Notice of Election - UK Parliamentary Election for the Wells Constituency [77.58KB]
Icon for word Notice of Election - UK Parliamentary Election for the Wells Constituency [472.5KB]
Icon for pdf Notice of Election - UK Parliamentary Election for the Somerton and Frome Constituency [73.7KB]
Icon for word Notice of Election - UK Parliamentary Election for the Somerton and Frome Constituency [71KB]

UK Parliamentary General Election - Statement of Persons Nominated and Notice of Poll

Wells Constituency

Icon for pdf Statement of Persons Nominated and Notice of Poll - Wells Constituency [21.49KB]
Icon for pdf Notice of particulars of election agents - Wells Constituency [9.73KB]

Somerton and Frome Constituency

Icon for pdf Statement of Persons Nominated and Notice of Poll - Somerton and Frome Constituency [21.06KB]
Icon for pdf Notice of particulars of election agents - Somerton and Frome Constituency [88.28KB]

Notice of Situation of Polling Stations 

Please be aware that due to the short notice nature of this election, and the proximity to Christmas, some of the normal venues used for polling may not be available, and alternatives will need to be found. Please check your poll card carefully, as the polling station may have changed.

Icon for pdf Notice of Situation of Polling Stations - Wells Constituency [313.01KB]
Icon for pdf Notice of Polling Stations for Somerton and Frome Constituency - Mendip [50.12KB]
Icon for pdf Notice of Polling Stations for Somerton and Frome Constituency - South Somerset [74.68KB]

Key dates for the UK Parliamentary General Election on December, 12th 2019:

  • Register to vote deadline - 12 midnight on Tuesday, 26th November 2019
  • Postal deadline - 5pm on Tuesday, 26th November 2019
  • Proxy deadline - 5pm on Wednesday, 4 December 2019

Poll cards should be delivered showing your polling station or details of your postal vote around 20 November 2019.

You are eligible to vote if you are British, Irish or Commonwealth citizen and registered to vote. The deadline to register is Tuesday 26 November, and you can do so, if you are not already registered:  

Apply for a Proxy Vote 
This is when someone you trust attends your polling station and votes on your behalf. 

Applications must be received at the below address by 5pm on Wednesday, 4th December 2019:

Electoral Registration Officer,
Mendip District Council,
Cannards Grave Road, 
Shepton Mallet,
BA4 5BT