General Election 2019: information for candidates and agents

Postal vote opening sessions

Postal vote opening sessions will take place on weekdays from Wednesday 4 December to Thursday 12 December, starting at 9am.

From Wednesday 4 December to Wednesday 11 December, the sessions will take place in Committee Rooms 2 and 3, Town House, Broad Street, Aberdeen, AB10 1FY.

On polling day, Thursday 12 December, the postal vote opening session will take place in Meeting Room 7, P&J Live, East Burn Road, Stoneywood, Aberdeen, AB21 9FX.

Nomination pack

You can download the documents in the nomination pack and other information for candidates and agents below. Please take time to look through these documents and contact us if you have any questions.

Nomination papers must be returned by 4pm on Thursday 14 November 2019. You can deliver them to the Returning Officer at the address below on any weekday between 10am and 4pm.

Election Office
Aberdeen City Council
Town House
Broad Street
Aberdeen
AB10 1FY

Electoral Commission guidance 

Part 1: Can you stand for election? 
Part 2a: Standing an an independent candidate
Part 2b: Standing as a party candidate
Part 3: Spending and donations
Part 4: The campaign
Part 5: Your right to attend key electoral events
Part 6: After the declaration of results

All information on this page is published on behalf of the Returning Officer. 

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