East Lothian Council

UK Parliamentary General Election

A UK Parliamentary General Election has been called for Thursday 8 June 2017.

The voting system for the UK Parliamentary General Election is the First Past the Post system. To become a Member of the UK Parliament (MP) in Westminster a candidate simply has to win more votes than any other candidate standing in a particular constituency. Electors in East Lothian vote for an MP to represent the East Lothian Constituency.

An election public helpline - 01875 824300 - is active from 5 May to 8 June (inclusive).

For further information on all aspects of voting in the UK go to www.yourvotematters.co.uk

ENABLE Scotland is running their #ENABLEtheVote campaign which aims to empower more people who have learning disabilities to vote in this election by providing the right support to do so. For further details go to www.enable.org.uk/enablethevote.

John Muir House, Haddington, EH41 3HA

Telephone: 01620 820183/4/5

East Lothian Council, John Muir House Brewery Park Haddington East Lothian EH41 3HA.