Guide

Elections and referendums

Last updated: 29 September 2017

National Park elections

There are 2 national parks in Scotland that are run by National Park Authority Boards.

These are Loch Lomond and The Trossachs National Park and Cairngorms National Park Authority.

You can vote in these elections if you:

  • are aged 16 or over
  • can vote in local council elections
  • live in the park boundaries

Loch Lomond and the Trossachs National Park

5 board members are elected locally by postal ballot.

Residents in the following areas can vote if they are registered:

  • Cowal and North Loch Lomond
  • Breadalbane and the Trossachs
  • Callander
  • East Loch Lomond and Port of Menteith
  • West Loch Lomond and Balloch

Cairngorms National Park Authority

5 board members are elected locally by postal ballot.

People who can vote in council elections and live in the Cairngorms National Park boundaries can vote.

Elections and referendums
National Park elections