Marr area community council elections

Community Councils of Aberdeenshire logoView details of community council elections in the Marr area:

Current elections

Name of community council Number of vacancies Nominations closing date Extra provisions
(see guidance note


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

Send completed forms to the Marr area office.


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


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

Ballater and Crathie Community Council

2022 election: Janet Feeney and Richard Frimston.

AGM date and venue: 13th June 2022 at 7pm in the Mike Sheridan Room at the Victoria & Albert Halls.

Banchory Community Council

2022 election: Scott Birse, Mary Brown, Maggie Dornan and Christopher Luby.

AGM date and venue: 13th June 2022 at 7pm. 

Birse and Ballogie Community Council

2022 election: Duncan Caird, David Bracegirdle and David Williamson. 

AGM date and venue: 23rd May 2022 at 7:30pm in Birse Hall.

Braemar Community Council

2023 election: Chris Booth, Stuart Glover, Gareth Guy, Susan McAlpine and Hazel Robertson.

Next meeting date: 20th February 2023, 7.30pm at Braemar Primary.

Cromar Community Council 

2022 election: Carmela Earle-Wright, Dave Ellis, Joyce Lovie, Sandra van Heusden and Simon Welfare.

AGM date and venue: 22nd June 2022

Donside Community Council

2022 election: Richard Atkey, Rod Campbell, Anne Miller and Paul Toohey.

AGM date and venue: 14th June 2022 at 7:30pm in Alford Community Campus.

Finzean Community Council 

2022 election: Stuart Christie, Stuart Gordon and Zoe Mason-Reid.

AGM date and venue: 7th June 2022 at 7:30pm in Finzean Hall. 

Huntly Community Council 

2022 election: Hazel McIntosh, Susi McLarty, Diane Mitchell and Andrew Raeburn.

AGM date and venue: 9th June 2022

Lumphanan Community Council 

2023 election: Eric Smith, Jackie Riach and Richard Edgar.

Next meeting date: 21st February 2023, 7pm at Lumphanan Hall.

Mid Deeside Community Council 

2022 election: Alastair Brodie, Michael Brown, Bernie Cassie and Steven Lindsay.

AGM date and venue: 23rd June 2022 at 6:30pm in Aboyne Library.

Strathbogie Community Council 

2022 election: Alyson Hunter, Sarah Law, Thomas Macpherson, David Rogalski and George Wordie.

AGM date and venue: 27th June 2022 at 7:30pm in Stewarts Hall.

Torphins Community Council 

2022 election: William Maclean, Stephen Salter, Andrew MacPherson, J. Malcolm Miller, John Lucas, Andrew Brazier, Iain Firth, Eric Day, Elizabeth Moore, and Colin Rouse.

AGM date and venue: 26th May 2022 at 7:30pm in Learney Hall.