UK Parliamentary general election - June 2017
A snap general election will take place on Thursday 8 June.
Elections will be held for Members of Parliament to serve:
- the Dumfries and Galloway County Constituency
- the Dumfriesshire, Clydesdale and Tweeddale County Constituency
Nominations for election as a member of the UK Parliament for the Dumfries and Galloway County Constituency are:
- Richard Arkless - Scottish National Party (SNP)
- Daniel Goodare - Scottish Labour Party
- Yen Hongmei Jin
- Alister Jack - Scottish Conservative and Unionist
- Joan Mitchell - Scottish Liberal Democrats
Nominations for election as a member of the UK Parliament for the Dumfriesshire, Clydesdale and Tweeddale County Constituency are:
- Douglas Beattie - Scottish Labour Party
- John Ferry - Scottish Liberal Democrats
- Máiri McAllan - Scottish National Party (SNP)
- David Gordon Mundell - Scottish Conservative and Unionist
How to vote
A poll will be held on 8 June 2017 between 7am and 10pm.
The deadline for registering to vote in this election was Monday 22 May. Registered voters are sent a poll card telling them where and when to vote.
You can vote by going to your nominated polling place, requesting a postal vote or nominating a proxy:
|Wednesday 31 May (5pm)||Deadline for new applications to vote by proxy|
|Thursday 8 June (7am to 10pm)||Polling day|