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Na-Hearadh Results

Local Government By-Election

Na Hearadh Ward

Declaration of Results

I declare that the result of the Comhairle nan Eilean Siar Local Government By-Election in the Na Hearadh Ward is as follows:-

There is one Councillor to be elected.

The Percentage Poll was 62.73%. There were 931 valid ballot papers and 11 rejected ballot papers.

The quota of votes for a candidate to be elected is 467

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

Candidate NameNumber of 1st Preference VotesStage at which Candidate has been Elected
Kenny Macleod878
Steven William Welsh53
Hearadh Ward Results

The following were rejected as void and not counted on account of:-

Which does not bear a unique identifying mark0
On which the figure ‘1’ standing alone is not placed so as to indicate a first preference for some candidate0
On which the figure ‘1’ standing alone indicating a first preference is set opposite the name of more than one candidate2
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 marked unmarked or void for uncertainty9
Total number of ballot papers rejected11
Rejected Ballot Papers

I Herby Declare that Kenny Macleod has been duly elected to serve as a councillor for the Hearadh Ward

Malcolm Burr, Returning Officer Dated: 5 July 2024