By-election - Ward 4 (Landward Caithness)

Mrs Gillian Coghill has been elected as a Councillor for The Highland Council to serve Ward 4 (Landward Caithness).

There was a 28.85% turnout at the by-election, with 2462 valid votes counted. 

Full result details are available here


Notice of poll is available here and the list of appointed election agents is available here.

Polling took place 7am-10pm Thursday 2 May 2013. The list for the current situation of polling places in this ward is available here (27kb pdf).

The count occurred Friday 3 May at the Assembly Rooms, Wick.

Frequently Asked Questions

Candidates and Agents Briefing Session

A briefing session was held in the Conference Room, The Highland Council Offices, Government Buildings, Girnigoe Street, WICK, KW1 4HW on Thursday, 4 April 2013 at 12.30 p.m.  All Candidates and their appointed Agents were invited to attend. 

A copy of the presentation is circulated here for information.


If you require any further information, please contact the Depute Returning Officer, David Sutherland, on 01955 609501 or the Council’s Elections Office, on 01463 702945.