Penicuik by-election

A by-election will be held on Thursday 22 March 2018 in Ward No 1 - Penicuik - following the death of Cllr Adam Montgomery.

The deadline to register to vote is Tuesday 6 March.

For the Penicuik by-election, as in all Scottish council elections, you will need to vote using numbers.

Postal and proxy votes

You can apply for a postal vote or a proxy vote, which is when someone votes on your behalf.

The deadline to apply for your postal vote is 17:00 on Wednesday 7 March.

The deadline to apply for a proxy vote is 17:00 on Wednesday 14 March.