Moray Council



Moray Council
Council Offices
High Street
IV30 1BX

The current Scheme for the Establishment of Community Councils 2017-2021 (hereinafter referred to as "the Scheme") was adopted by Moray Council on 21 March 2017.

Notice is hereby given that the Moray Council is to review the Scheme in accordance with Section 53 of the Local Government (Scotland) Act 1973.

Any interested person or body is welcome to make comments regarding the proposed scheme for 2021-2025 in accordance with the timetable noted below. All representations received during the course of the review will be published on the website* noted below after the public consultation period closes.

Information including the current Community Council scheme, area descriptions and boundaries of the existing Community Councils are available online at

Timetable for Review

24 September 2020

Publication of Notice of Review

24 September 2020

Initial public consultation period commences, comments invited

19 November 2020

Initial public consultation period closes

Representations and comments received during the initial consultation period reviewed and further amendments made to the Scheme, if required.

30 November 2020

Second public consultation period commences, proposed scheme published

1 February 2021

Second public consultation period closes

Comments and representations may be made by email to:

or by post to the:

CC Scheme Review
Democratic Services Manager
Moray Council, Council Offices, Elgin, IV30 1BX

* If you are unable to access information online please contact the council on 01343 563334 or email to request a format accessible for your needs.

Legislation Information

Section 53 of the Local Government (Scotland) Act 1973