Election results - Ward 8 - Lochar
4 councillors have been elected in Ward 8 of Dumfries and Galloway Council to represent Lochar.
4 councillors elected:
- John Charteris (Scottish Conservative and Unionist)
- Jeff Leaver (Scottish Labour Party)
- Tracey Little (Scottish National Party)
- Ivor Hyslop (Scottish Conservative and Unionist)
The percentage poll was 47.1%. There were 4,994 valid ballot papers and 118 rejected ballot papers.
The quota of votes for a candidate to be elected was 999.
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|
|John Charteris||Scottish Conservative and Unionist||1,208||1|
|Yen Hongmei Jin||Independent||606||0|
|Ivor Hyslop||Scottish Conservative and Unionist||843||2|
|Jeff Leaver||Scottish Labour Party||685||9|
|Tracey Little||Scottish National Party (SNP)||659||7|
|Joe McGurk||Scottish National Party (SNP)||416||0|
|Arthur David Ramsay||Scottish Green Party||120||0|
|Keith Walters||Scottish Labour Party||158||0|