The commission comprised three States members and three non-elected members.
On 15 March 2012, the States appointed Sir Philip Bailhache chairman of the Electoral Commission, and Deputy James Baker and Connétable Juliette Gallichan were appointed as members,
Sir Philip Bailhache on States Assembly website
Deputy James Baker on States Assembly website
Connétable Juliette Gallichan on States Assembly website
On 15 May 2012, the States appointed three people as the non-elected members of the commission:
- Professor Edward Sallis, a recently retired as principal of Highlands College
- Dr Jonathan Renouf, a producer with the BBC
- Mr Colin Storm, the retired former chief executive of Guinness Ltd
All three were nominated for appointment by the Privileges and Procedures Committee.