Orkney Islands Council
Working together for a better Orkney


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Orkney Islands Council is responsible for the administration of the following elections:

  • Local (Council) elections.
  • Local Community Council elections.
  • Scottish Parliamentary (Constituency and List) elections.
  • Westminister (General/UK) elections and referendums.
  • European Elections.
  • By-elections which are held if a Councillor, MP or MSP dies or resigns.
  • Special elections such as referendums and community related elections are held as and when required.

Orkney Islands Council's Elections Office contacts

For more information on elections contact:

Fiona Ratter electionoffice@orkney.gov.uk

Telephone: 01856873535.