Update – 17:40
The results for the Highlands and Islands Regional List, which includes Argyll and Bute, are here:Scottish Parliamentary Election 2021 results for the Highlands and Islands Regional List | The Highland Council
Please note: Helensburgh and Lomond is served by the West of Scotland region. For those results please see here: https://www.renfrewshire.gov.uk/SPElection2021Results
Announcement – 17.30
The result of the Argyll and Bute count for the Highlands and Islands region in the Scottish Parliament election is as follows.
Please note: this announcement does not denote the overall outcome; the list MSPs for the Highland and Islands region will be announced by the Highland Council. You can find more information about the Highlands and Islands region on our website.
Name of Party
ABOLISH THE SCOTTISH PARLIAMENT PARTY
ALL FOR UNITY
FREEDOM ALLIANCE- INTEGRITY, SOCIETY, ECONOMY
SCOTTISH CONSERVATIVE AND UNIONIST PARTY
SCOTTISH FAMILY PARTY
SCOTTISH GREEN PARTY
SCOTTISH LABOUR PARTY
SCOTTISH LIBERAL DEMOCRATS
SCOTTISH LIBERTARIAN PARTY
SCOTTISH NATIONAL PARTY (SNP)
SCOTTISH TRADE UNIONIST AND SOCIALIST COALITION
UK INDEPENDENCE PARTY (UKIP)
The total electorate for Argyll and Bute was 49,726 with 33,712 votes cast. The turnout at the polls was 67.8 per cent.
A total of 84 votes were rejected. 26 were rejected for voting for more than one candidate, one for writing or mark by which the voter could be identified, and 57 were unmarked or void for uncertainty.