Councillor Jo Mowat

Jo Mowat is the Conservative Councillor for the City Centre Ward. 

Jo was first elected as a councillor in 2007, and was re-elected in 2012 and 2017, topping the poll on both occasions. She has lived or worked in the City Centre for the last 25 years. Jo is committed to keeping Edinburgh’s city centre as a great place to live for all ages and to represent local residents in the City Chambers.

You can contact Jo via email at or by writing to her at the City Chambers, High Street, Edinburgh, EH1 1YJ. For an appointment, please phone Jo on 0131 529 4077.

To get local news and information from Jo, you can follow her on Twitter at @jomowat.


Edinburgh Conservatives oppose Council Tax hike

Edinburgh Council’s Conservative Group today set out proposals in an alternative budget that would maintain and improve key Council services whilst making a general Council Tax increase unnecessary.  Setting out the plan which he will propose at tomorrow’s Council Budget meeting Cllr Iain Whyte,