Ward 9 - Nith

Nith has an electorate of 10,461, and the main towns and villages are Dumfries, Glencaple and Caerlaverock.

Your councillors

There are 4 councillors representing Nith.

Some elected members hold councillor surgeries so you can speak to them about problems or issues.

Your ward officer

Your ward officer is there to support local communities, councillors and partners within the ward. They can help you or your community with:

  • community engagement - including running Ward Events and community meetings, supporting consultations and involvement
  • community development and empowerment - including assisting communities to prioritise what's important to them, making informed choices about community assets and volunteering with the council in their locality
  • community planning - coordinating and working with local partners and supporting Locality Hubs


Ward officer for Nith
Ward officerContact details
Chris Woodness

Email chris.woodness@dumgal.gov.uk
Call 07785 650 099

Local services

You can use our find my nearest tool to find out more about services in your area.

Page last updated: 07/03/2023
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