to the Highland & Western Isles Assessor’s section. Search¬†below for Council Tax Bands and Rateable Values. For information on the Valuation Joint Board¬†access our own website.

Annual Canvass of electors

We are contacting all households to make sure that the electoral register is up to date.
When you receive your letter, just follow the instructions so we know you are registered and ready to vote.

Further details on how to respond to the canvass communication can be found here.


William J Gillies, Electoral Registration Officer
Moray House, 16-18 Bank Street, Inverness, IV1 1QY
E-mail: ero@highland.gov.uk

The highland and western isles valuation joint board

Local Council Area:

Highland, Comhairle nan Eilean Siar

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Job Vacancies

We currently have the following vacancies:

Electoral Canvassers for Western Isles to doorstep canvass properties in North Uist, South Uist, Benbecula and Barra areas.

Valuer based at Moray House, 16-18 Bank Street, Inverness.

For further information on these posts including links to the Job Specification, Person Specification and the Application form can be found on the Highland Council's website.

Link to Highland Council Website

Assessor Information Notices

Assessor Information Notices have been issued recently (from 30 June 2022) for Licensed Premises, Hotels, Guest Houses and Self-Catering Units. For any queries regarding these forms please contact 01463 575395 and select option 2. Alternatively, please e-mail assessorain@highland.gov.uk


Due to the Covid-19 pandemic all staff at The Highland & Western Isles Valuation Joint Board are currently home working.

If you require to contact the Assessor or Electoral Registration Officer please do so by email to assessor@highland.gov.uk or ero@highland.gov.uk