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Elections and voting

Information and advice on elections including guidance on the types of election, polling places in Dumfries and Galloway, registering to vote and electoral nominations.

  • Registering to vote
    You need to be registered to vote in UK elections and referendums. Everyone who is registered to vote is listed on the electoral register.
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  • Register of electors
    The Electoral Registration Officer keeps an electoral register and an open register (or the edited register) using information provided by the public when they register to vote.
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  • How to vote
    If you are unable to get to the polling station on an election day then you can apply for a postal or proxy vote.
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  • Polling places
    List of polling places for elections and referendums in Dumfries and Galloway.
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  • Election results
    Publication of the results of all local, national and European elections in a variety of formats to make them accessible to all members of the community.
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  • Types of election
    Dumfries and Galloway Council administers all local, UK and European elections. There are four standard types of elections - Local Government, Scottish Parliamentary (Constituency and List), Parliamentary (Westminster) and European.
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Contact Details

 

Elections Office

Council Offices
English Street
Dumfries
DG1 2DD

Tel: 01387 260039
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Contact Dumfries and Galloway Council T: 030 33 33 3000

Council Offices
English Street
Dumfries
DG1 2DD

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