A UK Parliamentary General Election will be held on Thursday 12 December 2019. Falkirk Council comprises the Falkirk Constituency and part of the Linlithgow and East Falkirk Constituency. One Member of Parliament will be elected to each Constituency.

The Notice of Election for the Falkirk Constituency is hereby published.

Notice of Election - Falkirk

The Notice of Election for the Linlithgow and East Falkirk Constituency is hereby published. Contact details for the Linlithgow and East Falkirk constituency are contained within the Notice.

Notice of Election Linlithgow and East Falkirk

The Statement of Persons Nominated and Notice of Poll, Notice of Election Agents' Names and the Notice of the Situation of Polling Stations for the Falkirk constituency are hereby published.

Statement of Persons Nominated and Notice of Poll
Notice of Election Agents’ Names
Situation of Polling Places - Falkirk

The Statement of Persons Nominated and Notice of Poll, Notice of Election Agents' Names and the Notice of the Situation of Polling Stations for the Linlithgow and East Falkirk constituency are hereby published.

Statement of Persons Nominated and Notice of Poll
Notice of Election Agents’ Names
Situation of Polling Places - Linlithgow and East Falkirk

Further details on the Linlithgow and East Falkirk Constituency are available on West Lothian Council's website.


Who can vote

To vote in this election you must be registered to vote and:

  • be 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

How to vote

The UK Parliamentary General Election uses the First Past The Post system.

You will receive one ballot paper.

You should mark an 'X' against the one candidate you want to elect to represent your constituency.

When votes are counted, the candidate who receives the most votes is elected as MP for your constituency.