Police and Crime Commissioner Elections Candidates

On Thursday 5 May 2016, voters across the Avon and Somerset Police area will go to the polls to elect a Police and Crime Commissioner.  The following people will be standing for election as Police and Crime Commissioner for the Avon and Somerset Police Area: 

  • Kerry Barker, Labour Party
  • Chris Briton, Green Party
  • Paul Crossley, Liberal Democrats
  • Aaron Warren Foot, UK Independence Party (UKIP)
  • Sue Mountstevens, Independent
  • Kevin Stewart Phillips, Independent
  • Mark Weston, The Conservative Party Candidate

Find out more about the candidates on the Avon and Somerset PCC Election 2016 website.

You can vote at the election if you are registered to vote, are 18 or over on 5 May 2016 and are a British citizen, a European Union citizen or a qualifying Commonwealth citizen.

Poll cards with details of the PCC election and the location of polling stations will be posted to all registered electors during April.

The deadline to register to vote in time for the PCC election is midnight on Monday 18 April 2016.

If you haven’t received a poll card, you may not be registered to vote.  You need to register to vote for the PPC election by April 18th to make sure that you can have your say at the ballot box.

The easiest way to register is by visiting


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