Santos Vargas Zafe is a candidate running for member of the Sangguniang Panlalawigan in the upcoming 2022 Philippine elections. He is running for office in the First District of the Catanduanes Province under the Lakas Christian Muslim Democrats banner. Zafe is running under the ballot name "ZAFE, DOC (LAKAS)".
This candidate is running for the position of Sangguniang Panlalawigan (Provincial Board) Member. A provincial board member is responsible for enacting ordinances and resolutions to appropriate funds for the programs and projects of the province, enacting annual and supplemental appropriations of the provincial government, approving and passing ordinances and resolutions necessary for the function of the provincial government, granting franchises, and approving permits and licenses.