By-Election Sgir’ Uige agus Ceann A Tuath nan Loch 29 November 2012
Declaration of Results
I declare that the result of the By-Election in the Comhairle nan Eilean Siar Local Government By-Election in the Sgir' Uige agus Ceann an Tuath nan Loch Ward is as follows:-
There is one Councillor to be elected.
The Percentage Poll was 40.88%. There were 1013 valid ballot papers and 14 rejected ballot papers.
The quota of votes for a candidate to be elected is 508.
The first preference votes received by each of the candidates and the stage at which any candidate was elected is:-
|NAME OF CANDIDATE||Number of 1st Preference Votes||Stage at which Candidate has been Elected|
|Les Mac an Ultaigh||73|
|John Norman Macdonald||195|
|Angus Macdonald Morrison||745||1|
the following were rejected as void and not counted on account of:-
|NAME OF CANDIDATE||NUMBER|
|Which does not bear a unique identifying mark in a form that is capable of being read by electronic means|
|On which the figure '1' standing alone is not placed so as to indicate a first preference for some candidate||13|
|On which the figure '1' standing alone indicating a first preference is set opposite the name of more than one candidate|
|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|
|Which is marked unmarked or void for uncertainty||1|
|Total number of ballot papers rejected||14|
30 November 2012