The General Teaching Council for Scotland

Council Elections


The results of the 2017/18 Council Election have now been published.

Read the results and voting report below.

Key Election 2017-2018 diary dates



8 December 2017

Closing date for electors; by this date all electors must be in the appropriate election category.

10 January 2018

Emails with ballot instructions and unique PIN sent to registrants to enable them to vote online.

2 February 2018 (5 pm)

Closing date for receipt of votes online.

7 February 2018 (or as soon as possible after this date)

Publication of results.

14 and 15 March 2018

Induction meetings of the new Council.

2 April 2018

New Council members take up office.



For further information on the role and commitment required of a member of the Council, the election process or if you require information to be provided in an alternative format, please contact:

Lisa Dobie, Senior Manager: Corporate Executive and Governance

T: +44 (0)131 314 6021