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Local Government elections

District elections

The first election to Somerset West and Taunton Council was held on 2 May 2019 and 59 councillors were elected to represent 35 wards.

Parish and town council elections

Elections for the 78 parish and town councils in the Somerset West and Taunton area were also held on 2 May 2019.

County Council elections

County Council elections are held every 4 years using the first past the post system.

The next County Council elections were scheduled to take place on 6 May 2021 but the Government has taken a decision to defer those elections to May 2022. Further details about the arrangements for the 2022 elections will follow in due course.

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