WLCC2017

West Lothian Community Council Election

Want to be a Community Councillor in West Lothian ?


• There are 41 Community councils in West Lothian
• Community council elections are held every 4 years. The next election will take place on 26 October
• The names and addresses of individuals seeking election to a community council must appear in the Electoral Register of the community council area they wish to join at the date of election.
• Candidates require to be nominated by a proposer and seconder, whose names and addresses must be on the Electoral Register for the same community council area.
• The closing date for receipt of nominations is 5pm on Thursday 14th September 2017
• When required, the Elections will be take place on Thursday 26th October 2017.

For more information contact Community Council Liasion Officer, (tel. 01506 281609) (e-mail: lorraine.mcgrorty@westlothian.gov.uk)
Find more details (nomination forms etc): www.westlothian.gov.uk/communitycouncils
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If you are member of BME community lived in West Lothian and interested to stand for community council election, please contact Diversity in Public Life for any support and advice. E-mail: mrahman@elrec.org.uk


USEFUL INFORMATION
Official notice of the election (nomination forms etc) – download
Contact details of community council office bearers – download