Local Elections 2023
Local Elections will be held in South Hams and West Devon on 4 May 2023. All information and notices are available here.
Information about the Voter ID requirements which will apply to all people who want to vote in person at elections from May 2023 onwards.
Verification Number for 2023
South Hams District Council is required to publish the number that equates to 5% of local Government electors in the borough each year.
We're recruiting for Presiding Officers and Poll Clerks for the Local Elections in May. Find out more and apply here.
Annual Canvass for the Register of Electors
Every year we need to carry out an annual canvass to make sure the Electoral Register is correct.
Apply for a Postal or Proxy Vote
If you are unable to vote in person at a polling station on Election Day you will need to apply for a postal or proxy vote.
Electoral Services and Your Personal Data
How we use your personal data, why we collect it and how you can access it.