Scottish Parliament election results Kilmarnock and Irvine Valley Constituency 2021

Kilmarnock and Irvine Valley

Willie Coffey, Scottish National Party (SNP) 21418
Stef Johnstone, Scottish Libertarian Party 253
Kevin McGregor, Scottish Labour Party and Scottish Co-Operative Party 9737
Stephen McQuistin, Scottish Liberal Democrats 919
Brian Whittle, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party 8295

Total votes cast: 40,712

Willie Coffey was elected with a majority of 11,681

The turnout figure within the Kilmarnock and Irvine Valley Constituency was 61.53%

The Regional Returning Officer (Chief Executive of Dumfries and Galloway Council) will announce the South of Scotland regional list results on Saturday 8 May. Seven candidates will be elected.

Background information

  • The Constituency Returning Officer was Eddie Fraser
  • There were a total of 28 polling places in Kilmarnock and Irvine Valley, which were open from 07:00 to 22:00
  • 112 ballot boxes were filled with postal votes
  • There were a total of 260 ballot boxes, which were transported to the Galleon Leisure Centre in Kilmarnock from the polling stations when the polls closed at 22:00
  • The count began at 09:30 on Friday 7 May
  • 15,262 applications were received for postal votes for the Scottish Parliamentary election for the Kilmarnock and Irvine Valley Constituency
  • 86% of all postal votes requested were cast
  • The current electorate for the Kilmarnock and Irvine Valley Constituency is 66,170
  • For the past two Parliamentary elections, the turnout figures for Kilmarnock and Irvine Valley (previously Kilmarnock & Loudoun) were:
    • 2011 – 50.5%
    • 2016 – 55.1%

Regional  (List) results for Kilmarnock and Irvine Valley Constituency 

Turnout 61.6%

Abolish the Scottish Parliament Party 137

Alba Party 636

All for Unity 706

Freedom Alliance – Integrity, Society, Economy 61

Independent Green Voice 223

Reform UK 86

Scotia Future 23

Official Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party 8781

Scottish Family Party 177

Official Scottish Green Party 2017

Scottish Labour Party 8199

Scottish Liberal  Democrats 868

Scottish Libertarian Party 89

Scottish National Party (SNP) 18649

UK Independence Party (UKIP) 57

Vanguard Party 11

Ballot papers rejected 55

The Regional Returning Officer (Chief Executive of Dumfries and Galloway Council) will announce the South of Scotland regional list results on Saturday 8 May. Seven candidates will be elected.