2018 Review of UK Parliamentary Constituencies

Closed 11 Dec 2017

Opened 23 Oct 2017

Overview

The Boundary Commission for Scotland published its Revised Proposals for UK Parliament Constituencies on 17th October for an eight-week final consultation period. The review covers all of Scotland except for Orkney and Shetland constituency and Na h-Eileanan an lar constituency which are fixed by legislation.

Comments on the revised proposals can be made on the Commission's interactive consultation portal www.bcs2018.org.uk where you can view the boundaries and name of the constituencies proposed and compare them with the existing constituency boundaries and other boundaries.

Comments can also be made by email to bcs@scottishboundaries.gov.uk or in writing to:

Boundary Commission for Scotland
Thistle House
91 Haymarket Terrace
Edinburgh
EH12 5HD

All comments should be submitted no later than 11 December 2017 which is the end of the statutory consultation period, after which the Commission will finalise its recommendations and submit these to the Secretary of State for Scotland in September 2018.

Areas

  • All Areas

Audiences

  • Anyone from any background

Interests

  • Housing benefit
  • Welfare reform
  • Commercial bins and recycling
  • Household bins and recycling
  • Business rates
  • Economic development
  • Food safety
  • Health and safety
  • Licences and permits
  • Scientific services
  • Support for businesses
  • Trading standards
  • Access to information
  • Births, marriages and deaths
  • Budgets and spending
  • Community planning
  • Councillors and committees
  • Elections and voting
  • Funding opportunities
  • Performance and statistics
  • Policies, plans and strategies
  • Sustainable development
  • Antisocial behaviour
  • Community safety
  • Crime
  • Emergency planning
  • Flooding
  • Protect someone from harm
  • Severe weather
  • Biodiversity
  • Landscape designations
  • Nature
  • Noise
  • Pest control
  • Pollution
  • Council and housing association homes
  • Council homes
  • Homeless or at risk
  • Housing support
  • Private housing
  • Jobs and training
  • Jobs and training for young people
  • Volunteering
  • Area regeneration
  • Building warrants
  • Conservation
  • Enforcement
  • Land and property
  • Local plans and guidelines
  • Permissions for development
  • Planning applications
  • Public space
  • Adult and community learning development
  • Nurseries and childcare
  • Parental engagement
  • Schools
  • Youth clubs and participation
  • Adults and Older People
  • Carers
  • Children and families
  • Disabilities
  • Health and wellbeing
  • Looked after and accommodated children
  • Offenders
  • Paying for Care
  • People with addictions
  • People with mental health issues
  • Poverty and inequality
  • Cycling and walking
  • Traffic and transportation