Renfrewshire Council

Ward 11- Bishopton, Bridge of Weir and Langbank

I declare that the result of the election in Ward 11 - Bishopton-Bridge of Weir and Langbank is as follows.

There are 3 councillors to be elected.

The percentage poll was 55.1%. There were 5,613 valid papers and 44 rejected papers.

The quota of votes for a candidate to be elected is 1,404.

The first preference votes received by each of the candidates and the stage at which any candidate was elected is as follows:

Name of candidateAffiliationNumber of first preference votesStage at which candidate has been elected
Natalie DONScottish National Party (SNP)1,7831
Elliot Alexander HARRISONScottish Liberal Democrats2120
Ellen HÖFER-FRANZScottish Green Party1700
James MACLARENScottish Conservative and Unionist2,5521
Colin MCCULLOCHScottish Labour Party8964

Of the total ballot papers, the following were rejected as void and not counted on account of:

Adjudication Reject ReasonNumber
Which does not bear a unique identifying mark in a form that is capable of being read by electronic means0
On which the figure '1' standing alone is not placed so as to indicate a first preference for some candidate4
On which the figure '1' standing alone indicating a first preference is set opposite the name of more than one candidate32
On which anything is written or marked by which the voter can be identified except the printed number and other unique identifying mark on the back0
Which is unmarked or void for uncertainty8
Total number of ballot papers rejected44