2021 Midlothian East by-election

Stage 4

Midlothian East by-election Stage 4

The third excluded candidate was Hazel Flanagan with 1,222 votes, which have been allocated as follows: 

  • Stuart McKenzie, Scottish National Party (SNP)  301 transferable votes and total votes: 1,963
  • Alan Symon, Scottish Conservative and Unionist, 292 transferable votes and total votes: 1,656

 629 votes were non transferable (total non transferable votes 728). 

As Stuart McKenzie has attained the highest number of votes between the two remaining candidates Stuart McKenzie is duly elected to serve as a Member for the No 5 – Midlothian East Ward of Midlothian Council.