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This webpage is a portal to the two Boundary Commissions in Scotland. There are full details of the work of each of the Commissions on their websites.

This website will cease in January 2018. All information on this website including the historic webmaps are available on our main websites: Boundary Commission for Scotland Maps | Local Government Boundary Commission for Scotland Maps.

Boundary Commission for Scotland

The Boundary Commission for Scotland is an Advisory Non-departmental Public Body of the Scotland Office. It is an independent, non-political body constituted by the Parliamentary Constituencies Act 1986 with duties under that Act and Schedule 1 to the Scotland Act 1998.

The Commission is responsible for reviews of:

  • constituencies in Scotland for the UK Parliament
Local Government Boundary Commission for Scotland

The Local Government Boundary Commission for Scotland is an Advisory Non-departmental Public Body of the Scottish Government. It is an independent, non-political body created by the Local Government (Scotland) Act 1973.

The Commission is responsible for reviews of:

  • constituencies and regions for the Scottish Parliament
  • boundaries of local authority areas
  • electoral arrangements for local authorities

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Thistle House
91 Haymarket Terrace
Edinburgh, EH12 5HD
Phone: 0131 538 7510
Fax: 0131 538 7511
sbc@scottishboundaries.gov.uk