In accordance with Government Guidelines and to protect our staff and those they come into contact with, all of our staff are working from home. This may have an impact on our service delivery and our ability to respond to enquiries from the public as quickly as we would wish. Our office at South Gyle, Edinburgh has been closed. You can continue to contact us by email at email@example.com, or by telephone on 0131 344 2500.
For information on the impact of Covid 19 on Non-Domestic Rates click here
Lothian Valuation Joint Board
Electoral Registration, Valuation & Council Tax within Lothian
UK Parliamentary Election - 12 December 2019
The deadline to register to vote in time for the General Election on 12 December 2019 has now passed.
To vote at the UK general election you must be registered to vote and:
- 18 years of age or over on polling day
- be a British, Irish or qualifying Commonwealth citizen
- be resident at an address in the UK (or a UK citizen living abroad who has been registered to vote in the UK in the last 15 years)
- not be legally excluded from voting
*Please note: EU citizens (other than UK, Republic of Ireland, Cyprus and Malta) are not eligible to vote in UK Parliamentary elections
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Scottish Government have provided new Q&A on rates reliefs and grants here: https://www.mygov.scot/non-domestic-rates-coronavirus/
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 one of the category boxes at the top of the page.
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.
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 our four constituent Councils to enable eligible electors to vote at the various elections and referendums 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.
Register to vote online
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