Nominations invited for Greenlaw and Hume Community Council by-election

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Published: Tuesday, 4th September 2018

Greenlaw and Hume Community Council is holding a by-election, with seven vacancies currently available.

The by-election is required after the number of elected members remaining on the community council fell to five. The community council needs at least six members out of a maximum of 12 people.


Nominations can be submitted from members of the community whose names appear on the current electoral register for the Greenlaw and Hume Community Council area.

In the event of there being more nominations than places, a ballot will be held.           

The closing date for nominations is 12noon on Monday 24 September 2018.

Community councils play an important part in our towns and villages and anyone interested in working with their community is encouraged to put their name forward for this by-election.

Nomination forms can be obtained from locations in the Greenlaw area and also from:

Completed nomination forms

Completed nomination forms should be returned to:

Fiona Walling
Greenlaw and Hume CC By-Election
Democratic Services
Scottish Borders Council
Newtown St Boswells