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Elections Easy Read Guide

Sefton Borough Elections - Easy Read Guide

Sefton has a Council of 66 Members or Councillors who make decisions on matters affecting the borough. The borough is divided into 22 wards and each ward is represented by 3 Councillors who are appointed for a term of 4 years.

Below is a handy 'Easy Read' Guide which helps people to find out all they need to know about their local council, councillors and how a Local Election works.


Information on registering to vote and making applications to vote by post or by proxy can be found at

If you need assistance or further information, please contact Sefton Council on 0345 140 0845 or email Electoral Services at


Local Elections Easy Read Guide (pdf 2.67MB)

Last Updated on Tuesday, July 27, 2021

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