Directions from the Convener - Scottish Parliament Election 2021

Directions from the Convener of the EMB regarding the delivery of the Scottish Parliament Election Scheduled for 6 May 2021.

The Convener of the EMB has made a number of directions to be followed by Returning Officers and Electoral Registration Officers in in relation to the exercise of their functions in delivering the Scottish Parliamentary Elections schedueld for 6 May 2021.

The Directions are intended to coordinate delivery of the Election across Scotland to promote the interests of the voter. The overall goal is to deliver results that will be trusted as accurate, resulting from elections that are accessible, consistent, efficient and secure. In the context of COVID the EMB has a duty to promote operations that are safe for all stakeholders.

The Directions are available on the downloads page for the Scottish Parliament Election 



Published: 21st December 2020