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Local Council Elections - 5 May 2022
***Election results can be found on the website of the local council***
Dates and times to be aware of
Date Time Event 18 April 2022 Midnight Deadline for receipt of applications to register to vote at the election 19 April 2022 5pm Deadline for receipt of new postal vote applications or to change or cancel an existing absent voting arrangement 26 April 2022 5pm Deadline for receipt of new proxy applications 5 May 2022 7am to 10pm Polling day
Register to Vote
Please keep your registration up to date as our electoral registers are in use all year round for by-elections and future local and national elections.
Our registers are used for elections to community councils, local councils, the Cairngorms National Park authority, the Scottish Parliament and the UK Parliament.Register to Vote here
Download an electoral application form
You can find application forms here.Download a form here
Require a Postal Vote Application form?
Require a Postal Vote? Download an application form using the link here or contact us on 01224 068400 for assistance.
Please refer to the guidance below on how to return the completed form to us.Download a Postal Vote Application form here
Require a Proxy Vote Application form?
Require a Proxy Vote? Download an application form using the link here or contact us on 01224 068400 for assistance.
Please refer to the guidance below on how to return the completed form to us.Download a Proxy Vote Application form here
Return a completed application form to vote by post or proxy
You can return completed application forms by email, post or hand:
Forms which have been scanned can be returned to us by email.
Please send a scan of your postal vote application form to firstname.lastname@example.org
Please send a scan of your proxy vote application form to email@example.com
Please send a scan of your emergency proxy vote application form to firstname.lastname@example.org
Post your form to Grampian Electoral Registration Office, Woodhill House, Westburn Road, Aberdeen, AB16 5GE
You can leave your form at the reception or in the letterbox of our office at Woodhill House, Westburn Road, Aberdeen, AB16 5GE
You can leave your form in the mailbox of our office at Mitchell Burnett House, Colleonard Road, Banff, AB45 1DZ or through the letterbox of our office at 234 High Street, Elgin, IV30 1BA. Please do not send your form to the Banff or Elgin addresses using the postal service as a mail direction is in place and your form may not be received by us by the relevant deadline.
Check if you are registered to vote
Unsure if you are registered to vote? Please give us some details and we’ll check and let you know.Click here to give us some details
Please register at your new address using the link below, and remember to provide your former address so that we can keep our records up to date.Register here
Changed your name?
Please re-register with your new name using the link below.Re-register here
Contact us about something else
If you need to contact us about anything else, please give us some details and we’ll get in touchGive us some more details here