Dumfries and Galloway is one of 32 unitary council regions in Scotland. It borders onto South Ayrshire, East Ayrshire and the county of Northumberland in England. It lies to the north of the Solway Firth and to the east of the Irish Sea.
The Galloway part of the region is made up of the Stewartry of Kirkcudbright, the Machars and the Rhins. The Dumfries part includes the Inner Solway and the former county of Dumfriesshire.
Towns and villages
- Ae, Annan
- Caerlaverock, Cairnryan, Carsphairn, Castle Douglas, Castle Kennedy, Creetown
- Dalbeattie, Dalton, Drumlanrig, Drummore, Dumfries
- Ecclefechan, Eskdalemuir
- Gatehouse of Fleet, Glenluce, Gretna Green
- Kirkcolm, Kirkcudbright
- Langholm, Lochmaben, Lockerbie
- Moffat, Moniaive, Mull of Galloway
- New Abbey, New Galloway, New Luce, Newton Stuart
- Sanquhar, St. John's Town of Dalry, Stranraer
- Wanlockhead, Whithorn, Wigtown