Election for the constituency of Ochil and South Perthshire on 7 May 2015.

An election to the 56th Parliament of the United Kingdom for the constituency area of Ochil and South Perthshire, held as part of the general election on 7 May 2015.

SNP gain from Labour by Tasmina Ahmed-Sheikh with a majority of 10,168 - 17.6% - on a turnout of 74.8%.

Candidates

Name Party Vote Vote share Vote change
AHMED-SHEIKH, Tasmina SNP 26,620 46.0% 18.4%
BANKS, Gordon Lab 16,452 28.4% -9.5%
GRAHAM, Luke Con 11,987 20.7% 0.2%
STEFANOV, Iliyan LD 1,481 2.6% -8.8%
GRAY, Martin UKIP 1,331 2.3% 0.9%

An electorate of 77,370, having a valid vote count of 57,871 and an invalid vote count of 75.

Result declared at 02:30 on 8 May 2015. Declarations times do not form part of election declarations and should be regarded as indicative rather than official.

Under section 13(b) of the Representation of the People Act 1985, a candidate gaining 5% or less of the vote share will forfeit their deposit.