There were three councillors to be elected.

The percentage poll was 46.2%. There were 5,405 valid papers and 50 rejected papers.

The quota of votes for a candidate to be elected was 1,352.

Name of Candidate Party Number of First Preference Votes
Chris Brind Scottish Green Party 163
Sam Hemple Independent 98
Steven Jackson Independent 285
Stuart Martin UKIP 44
Adanna Bridget McCue Scottish National Party (SNP) 1,632
Malcolm Nicol Scottish Conservative and Unionist 1,864
Alan Nimmo Scottish Labour Party 760
Ricky Wilson Independent 559

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

Name of Candidate Party Stage at which candidate has been elected
Adanna Bridget McCue Scottish National Party (SNP) 1
Malcolm Nicol Scottish Conservative and Unionist 1
Alan Nimmo Scottish Labour Party 8

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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