Civic heads

Each local authority elects a civic leader, the Provost or Convenor, who chairs council meetings and acts as a ceremonial figurehead for the area. In the cities of Glasgow, Edinburgh, Aberdeen and Dundee, the Provost is known as the Lord Provost.

A Civic Head chart can be downloaded here.

Council Civic Headsort icon
West Dunbartonshire Council William Hendrie
Falkirk Council William Buchanan
Midlothian Council Vacant
Dumfries and Galloway Council Tracey Little
West Lothian Council Tom Kerr
Clackmannanshire Council Tina Murphy
Moray Council Shona Morrison
Angus Council Ronnie Proctor
Comhairle nan Eilean Siar Norman A MacDonald
Inverclyde Council Martin Brennan
Shetland Islands Council Malcolm Bell
Renfrewshire Council Lorrain Cameron
Argyll and Bute Council Len Scoullar
East Lothian Council John McMillan
East Ayrshire Council Jim Todd
Fife Council Jim Leishman
East Renfrewshire Council Jim Fletcher
North Lanarkshire Council Jean Jones
South Lanarkshire Council Ian McAllan
North Ayrshire Council Ian Clarkson
Dundee City Council Ian Borthwick
South Ayrshire Council Helen Moonie
Orkney Islands Council Harvey Johnston
City of Edinburgh Council Frank Ross
Glasgow City Council Eva Bolander
Perth and Kinross Council Dennis Melloy
Scottish Borders Council David Parker
Stirling Council Christine Simpson
Highland Council Bill Lobban
Aberdeenshire Council Bill Howatson
Aberdeen City Council Barney Crockett
East Dunbartonshire Council Alan Brown