Kincardine and Mearns area community council elections

Community Councils of Aberdeenshire logoView details of community council elections in the Kincardine and Mearns area:

Current elections

Name of community council Number of vacancies Nominations closing date Extra provisions
(see guidance note
Benholm and Johnshaven Community Council  9 19th May 2021 Yes
Catterline, Kinneff and Dunnottar Community Council  9 8th June 2021 No
Crathes, Drumoak and Durris Community Council  Crathes - 1
Drumoak - 4
Durris - 2
Total - 7
20th May 2021 Yes
Gourdon Community Council  6 26th May 2021 Yes
Mearns Community Council  Auchenblae - 1
Edzell Woods - 1
Fettercairn - 2
Fordoun - 2
Glenbervie - 2
Laurencekirk - 3
Luthermuir - 1
Marykirk - 1
Total - 13
7th June 2021 Yes
Newtonhill, Muchalls and Cammachmore Community Council  Newtonhill - 4
Muchalls - 3
Cammachmore - 2
Total - 9
26th May 2021 Yes, criteria D only
North Kincardine Rural Community Council  7 31st May 2021 No
Portlethen and District Community Council  9 1st June 2021 Yes
Stonehaven and District Community Council  8 25th May 2021 No

Nominations

Nomination forms can be found on this page including guidance on completing the form:

Send completed form to the Kincardine and Mearns area office.

Ballots

Please see table below for dates and venues of ballots. Ballots will only take place where nominations exceed the number of vacancies. Personal statements will be uploaded if a ballot is required.

Name of community council Ballot date Ballot venue
Benholm and Johnshaven Community Council  26th May  2021 - 6pm to 8pm Johnshaven Village Hall, Mid Street
Catterline, Kinneff and Dunnottar Community Council 15th June 2021 To be confirmed
Crathes, Drumoak and Durris Community Council  25th May 2021 - 6pm to 8pm Crathes Hall, Banchory
Gourdon Community Council 31st May 2021 To be confirmed
Mearns Community Council 14th June 2021 To be confirmed
Newtonhill, Muchalls and Cammachmore Community Council  31st May 2021 - 6pm to 8pm Skateraw Hall and Muchalls Village Hall
North Kincardine Rural Community Council  7th June 2021 - 6pm to 8pm Corbie Hall, Maryculter
Portlethen and District Community Council  8th June 2021 - 6pm to 8pm Porthlethen Academy
Stonehaven and District Community Council  1st June 2021  To be confirmed

Results

View successful candidates and details of the Annual General Meeting (AGM).

Benholm and Johnshaven Community Council:
2019 election: Janet Kennett, Christopher Greene, Mairi Eddie, Michael Bennett and Neil Wilkie
AGM date and venue: 9th June 2021

Catterline, Kinneff and Dunnottar Community Council:
2021 election:
AGM date and venue: 29th June 2021

Crathes, Drumoak and Durris Community Council:
2019 election: David Morrish, Peter Renwick, Mark Ansell, Philippa Jensen, Chris Charnley, Anne Shearer and Joyce Scott
AGM date and venue: 9th June 2021

Gourdon Community Council:
2021 election:
AGM date and venue: 16th June 2021

Mearns Community Council:
2019 election: Alasdair Shiach (Auchenblae and West Cairnbeg), Andrew MacDonald (Auchenblae), Carole Medlock (Laurencekirk), David Sweeney (Laurencekirk), Michael Robson (Laurencekirk), Marjorie Stewart (Marykirk) and David Stewart (Luthermuir)
AGM date and venue: 28th June 2021

Newtonhill Muchalls and Cammachmore Community Council:
2019 election: George Cruickshank, Michael Chew, Michael Morgan and Robert Peaker
AGM date and venue: 16th June 2021

North Kincardine Rural Community Council:
2021 election:
AGM date and venue: 21st June 2021

Portlethen and District Community Council:
2019 election: Paul Melling, Gillian Tait, Sheena Fraser, Roy Findlay, Alan Barry, Joy Komolafe, Helen Ruffe, Alan Gordon
AGM date and venue: 22nd June 2021

Stonehaven and District Community Council:
2020 election: William Watson, Fiona Tavendale, Raymond Christie, Daniel Veltman, Michael Jay, James Morrison, Keith Simspon, Gerald Towler, Ian Hunter, William Laurie, Paul Lindop, Patrick Coffield and Donald Lawrie Morrison
AGM date and venue: 15th June 2021