||Badenoch and Strathspey
Ward (Highland Council Ward 21) is the new multi-member ward for the
area stretching from Advie and Cromdale in the North East to
Carrbridge in the North West, and Laggan & Dalwhinnie in the
Previously, the area was split into five words, each of which elected a single councillor by the 'first past the post' system. From this election on May 3rd, the 'single transferable vote' system will be used to elect a total of four councillors who will represent the whole of the new ward.
A map of the new area can be downloaded as a pdf file from Highland Council's website by clicking HERE and choosing ward 21 from the list.
The ward's towns and villages are listed below together with the total electorate for each. Where a location has a community website, click on the underlined name to visit their site.