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Scottish Council Elections

Scottish Council Elections Thursday 4 May 2017

You can vote in the Scottish Council Elections if you are registered to vote by midnight on Monday 17 April 2017, aged 16 or over on polling day and a British, Irish or Commonwealth citizen or a citizen of another European Union country. Poll cards will be issued telling people where and when to vote. If you receive a poll card then you are already registered to vote.
You can register to vote online at
Applications to vote by post must be returned to the Electoral Registration Officer by 5pm on Tuesday 18th April 2017
Applications to vote by proxy may be made up until 5pm on Tuesday 25th April 2017.
Please contact the Electoral Registration Officer by phone on 01387 260627 or by email at   if you require a postal or proxy vote application form. Alternatively, these forms can be downloaded from
Electoral Registration Officer
Dumfries & Galloway Council
Carmont House
The Crichton
Bankend Road
TEL: 01387 260627