MSPs and MPs

The elected politicians who represent you at the Scottish and UK parliaments.

Members of the Scottish Parliament (MSPs)

MSPs are members of the Scottish Parliament in Edinburgh. They deal with matters such as agriculture, ecomonic development, education, health, housing, law and order, sport and the arts, tourism and transport.

2 constituency MSPs represent our region:

We are also represented by 7 regional MSPs from the South Scotland region:

Members of Parliament (MPs)

MPs sit at the UK Parliament in Westminster. They deal with matters such as defence, foreign policy, employment law, energy, pensions and social security.

Page last updated: 11/07/2024
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