By-Election - 20th June 2013
There will be a By-Election for Ward 16 Liberton/Gilmerton held on Thursday 20th June 2013. You need to be a registered Elector to vote in this Election.
20th June Election Deadlines -
- Wednesday 5 June (5pm) - Last date for requests for a new postal vote or to change or cancel an existing postal vote or proxy appointment.
- Wednesday 5 June - Last date to apply to Register to Vote
- Wednesday 12 June (5pm) - Last date for Proxy Voting Applications
You have to be registered by Wednesday 5 June to vote on 20 June. If you are not already registered please complete and return
a voter registration application as soon as possible.
You can apply to vote by post. You will need to fill in a postal vote application and return it to arrive as soon as possible but no later than 5pm on Wednesday 5 June.
Welcome to our Website
This Website provides information on the services of Lothian Valuation Joint Board. To access information regarding the main functions of our organisation, click on the appropriate functions as pictured above.
What we do
The Assessor is appointed to head the organisation and to ensure all statutory duties are fulfilled. The four councils have also appointed the Assessor as their Electoral Registration Officer.
The Board is responsible for compiling, maintaining and dealing with appeals for the Electoral Register, Council Tax Valuation List and Valuation Roll
The Electoral Register is provided to the Returning Officers of the four constituent Councils to enable eligible electors to vote at the various elections held in their area. Due to data protection rules the Electoral Register cannot be accessed on line but is available to view at various public display locations.
The Council Tax Valuation List is provided to the Finance departments of the four constituent Councils and the information forms the basis of the calculation of Council Tax liability and water charges. The Council Tax Valuation List can be viewed on line at www.saa.gov.uk.
The Valuation Roll is also provided to the Finance departments of the four constituent Councils and the information forms the basis of the calculation of Non-Domestic Rates liability. The Valuation Roll can be viewed on line at www.saa.gov.uk.
About this website
This site provides information on the operations of the Joint Board. To access this information, click on the appropriate function on the navigation bar at the top of each page. To find information quickly, click on the site map link at the bottom of the page.
Links to Local Government and other relevant sites can be accessed via the Links page. The Contact Details section provides telephone, address and other details of the Joint Board, should you need more information.