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Polling StationOrkney Islands Council is responsible for the administration of the following elections:

Latest Election News

Notice of times for inspecting returns as to election expenses

I, John Weir Mundell OBE, Constituency Returning Officer for the above Election, in accordance with the Scottish Parliamentary Elections Order 2015 Articles 50 and 55, do hereby give notice, that the election expenses returns, declarations and all accompanying documents of candidates at the above election may be inspected between the hours of 10 am to 4 pm Monday to Friday, except public holidays, at Orkney Islands Council, Council Offices, School Place, Kirkwall, Orkney (Tel: 01856 873535) for a period of one year after receipt by me.

17 June 2021

Upcoming Elections

Elections dates are set by the Scottish and UK Government. Major Elections planned in the next few years will include:

Elections Office contacts

For more information on elections you can email the election office or call 01856 873535.

Are you registered to vote?

In order to vote in elections in Scotland you must be 'registered' to vote.

You can check that you are registered as an elector, find out more about ways to vote during elections (such as by post or by appointing a proxy to vote on your behalf), or get further advice by contacting the local Electoral Registration Office in Kirkwall:

Further information

Contact the Orkney Electoral Registration Office by email or by calling 01856 876222.

Related Sites

School Place, Kirkwall, Orkney, KW15 1NY

Telephone: 01856 873535

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