About the Avon and Somerset Police Area

The Avon and Somerset Police Area is made up of nine local authorities:


Map showing the Avon and Somerset Police area


Bath & North East Somerset Council, Bristol City Council, Mendip District Council, North Somerset Council, Sedgemoor District Council, South Gloucestershire Council, South Somerset District Council, Taunton Deane Borough Council, West Somerset Council.


Below are the figures for the total electorate for each local Authority eligible to vote in the 5th May Police and Crime Commissioner Election:

Local Authority Area Electorate on 27 April
Bath & North East Somerset Council 134,576
Bristol City Council 316,765
Mendip District Council 82,703
North Somerset Council 158,789
Sedgemoor District Council 88,910
South Gloucestershire Council 207,272
South Somerset District Council 123,863
Taunton Deane Borough Council 81,937
West Somerset District Council 26,860
Avon and Somerset Electorate 1,221,675