Candidates for the Somerset County Council election in South Somerset Divisions published

The full list of candidates standing in the South Somerset Divisions for the Somerset County Council election has now been published for the first time.

There will be 17 seats available in South Somerset when residents go to the polls on Thursday, 4 May and yesterday (4 April) was the deadline for candidates to formally submit their intention to stand for election.

If you wish to view all candidates in South Somerset, please visit

Anyone eligible to vote but not already on the electoral register has until midnight on Thursday, 13 April to do so. You can do it online by visiting or by contacting your local district council.