There were four councillors to be elected.

The percentage poll was 41%. There were 6,492 valid papers and 196 rejected papers.

The quota of votes for a candidate to be elected was 1,299.

Name of Candidate Party Number of First Preference Votes
David Alexander Scottish National Party (SNP) 2,326
Robert Bissett Scottish Labour Party 841
Wendy Chandrachud Scottish Conservative and Unionist 916
Dennis Goldie Scottish Labour Party 1,118
Cecil Meiklejohn Scottish National Party (SNP) 1,060
Debra Pickering Scottish Green Party 231

After application of the election rules, the following are deemed to be elected as councillors for Falkirk North.

Name of Candidate Party Stage at which candidate has been elected
David Alexander Scottish National Party (SNP) 1
Robert Bissett Scottish Labour Party 6
Dennis Goldie Scottish Labour Party 4
Cecil Meiklejohn Scottish National Party (SNP) 2

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Candidates Votes Per Stage
Declaration of Results
Election Results
Understanding the Preference Profile
Preference Profile
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Preferences by Ballot Box

Returning Officer: Mary Pitcaithly
Date: 5 May 2017