Local Government By-Election - 8 October 2020 Na Hearadh agus Ceann a Deas nan Loch Ward Results
I declare that the result of the Comhairle nan Eilean Siar Local Government By-Election in the Na Hearadh agus Ceann a Deas nan Loch Ward is as follows:-
There is one Councillor to be elected.
The percentage poll was 37.7%. There were 716 valid ballot papers and 5 rejected ballot papers.
The quota of votes for a candidate to be elected is 359.
The first preference votes received by each of the candidates was:-
|Name of Candidate||Number of 1st Preference Votes|
The following were rejected as void and not counted on account of:-
|Rejected Ballot Papers||Number|
|Which does not bear a unique identifying mark in a form||0|
|On which the figure '1' standing alone is not placed so as to indicate a first preference for some candidate||0|
|On which the figure '1' standing alone indicating a first preference is set opposite the name of more than one candidate||0|
|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 back||0|
|Which is marked unmarked or void for uncertainty||5|
|Total number of ballot papers rejected||5|
After application of the election rules I declare that the following candidate has been elected as Councillor for Na Hearadh agus Ceann a Deas nan Loch Ward.
|NAME OF CANDIDATE||DESCRIPTION||STAGE AT WHICH CANDIDATE WAS ELECTED|
9 October 2020