Election results - Ward 1 - Stranraer and the Rhins
4 councillors have been elected in Ward 1 of Dumfries and Galloway Council to represent Stranraer and the Rhins.
4 councillors elected:
- Ben Dashper (Scottish National Party (SNP))
- Andrew Giusti (Scottish Conservative and Unionist)
- Chrissie Hill (Scottish Conservative and Unionist)
- Willie Scobie
The electorate was 11,398 and the number of ballot papers received was 4,726 giving a percentage turnout of 41.5%. There were 108 rejected ballot papers. The quota of votes for a candidate to be elected was 924.
The first preference votes received by each of the candidates and the stage at which any candidate was elected is:
|Candidate||Description (if any)||First preference votes||Stage of election|
|Peter Richard Barlow||Scottish Green Party||120||0|
|Ben Dashper||Scottish National Party (SNP)||1,074||1|
|Andrew Giusti||Scottish Conservative and Unionist||1,518||1|
|Chrissie Hill||Scottish Conservative and Unionist||338||7|
|John McCutcheon||Scottish Labour Party||458||0|