Election results - Ward 7 - Mid and Upper Nithsdale

3 councillors have been elected in Ward 7 of Dumfries and Galloway Council to represent Mid and Upper Nithsdale.

Overall result

3 councillors elected:

  • Tony Berretti (Scottish National Party (SNP))
  • Jim Dempster (Independent)
  • Andrew Wood (Scottish Conservative and Unionist)

Detailed Results

The electorate was 8,242 and the number of ballot papers received was 4,018 giving a percentage turnout of 48.8%. There were 46 rejected ballot papers. The quota of votes for a candidate to be elected was 994.

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

Summary of election results
CandidateDescription (if any)First preference votesStage of election
Tony BerrettiScottish National Party (SNP)1,1611
Jim DempsterIndependent1,0871
Callum JamiesonScottish Labour Party5040
Kyle ThorntonScottish Conservative and Unionist5910
Andrew WoodScottish Conservative and Unionist6294


Page last updated: 10/05/2022
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