News

  • Revaluation 2017

    We are now at an advanced stage in carrying out the revaluation of 25,000 non-domestic properties in the Grampian area. The last Revaluation was in 2010 and the Revaluation due in 2015 was postponed to 2017 by the Scottish Government and, for England & Wales, the UK Government.  Revaluation results in the production of a […]

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  • Electoral Registers updated

    We have revised our electoral registers to include the latest registrations added during the 2016 canvass.  The revised registers also reflect the changes made to local government wards that were announced on 30 September 2016 and apply for all elections held on/after 4 May 2017. If you have not yet completed and returned your household […]

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  • Make sure your household details are up to date

    Please remember to respond to your household enquiry form. You can respond online, by phone, text or post. More than 35,000 households have responded online already.  Our target is to for 70,000 households to use the online service. If you have not already responded, help us reach this target and respond online today.

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  • Household canvass – save time and money – go online before 7 September

    Canvass forms will be delivered to addresses in Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire and Moray this week.  They help us keep the electoral register up to date by asking each household to confirm who is living at their address. Save time and public money by responding online.  Online responses save 70% on our administration costs.   Also, if  you […]

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  • Revaluation 2017 – make sure we have the information

    We are working hard to revalue the 25,000 non-domestic properties in Grampian for the next national revaluation that takes effect in Scotland, England and Wales on 1 April 2017.  If you have received a questionnaire from us seeking information on rents, costs or other information related to properties, please ensure you return it to us […]

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  • Latest news on EU referendum

    The deadline for updating your registration details ahead of the referendum that will take place on 23 June has now passed.  If you have just moved house you may still be registered to vote relative to your former address and therefore be able to cast your vote at your former polling station. If your former […]

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  • EU Referendum registration deadline extended to 23:59hrs Thursday 9 June 2016

    Minister for Cabinet Office, Matt Hancock,  has announced this afternoon – ‘Following discussions with the Electoral Commission and strong cross-party support expressed in the House of Commons, we will introduce secondary legislation to extend the deadline for voter registration until midnight tomorrow.’ ‘Having taken the decision today, we think it is right to extend to […]

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  • EU Referendum – 3 important points

    If you were registered to vote in time for the Scottish Parliament elections that took place on 5 May, you will stay registered until your circumstances change.  You do not have to re-register to take part in the EU referendum. If you have not got round to registering to vote, or your circumstances have changed, […]

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  • Registered to vote for life!

    The deadline for registering to vote in the Scottish Parliamentary Election was Monday 18 April, so if you’re not already registered, you’re too late to register to vote on 5 May. If you did get registered in time, well done – you are now registered to vote for life*.   Once registered you stay registered […]

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  • Get ready for the Scottish Parliament elections

    Almost 440,000 voters in Grampian are ready to vote in Scottish Parliament elections that take place on 5 May 2016. Current records show that 439,265 electors in Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire and Moray have registered to vote.  This is a net increase of nearly 4,000 electors since December 2015 and reflects updated registrations made following the 2015 […]

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