Scottish Council Elections May 4th 2017

Electoral commission

If you’re not already on the electoral roll, you need to register to vote by midnight on Monday 17 April 2017.

You can register to vote online now at

Information for voters and candidates on the Electoral Commission website along with an information booklet


Your decide

BLOGA new online resource has been launched to help children become more engaged in politics.

The new You Decide website, launched by Education Scotland, includes materials for teachers to support political activity and literacy among school pupils, some of whom will be able to vote in the Scottish Parliament elections next year.

Researching and debating are among the skills to feature in the service.