Election for the constituency of East Dunbartonshire on 8 June 2017.

An election to the 57th Parliament of the United Kingdom for the constituency area of East Dunbartonshire, held as part of the general election on 8 June 2017.

Liberal Democrats gain from SNP by Jo Swinson with a majority of 5,339 - 10.3% - on a turnout of 78.1%.

Candidates

Name Party Vote Vote share Vote change
SWINSON, Jo LD 21,023 40.6% 4.3%
NICOLSON, John SNP 15,684 30.3% -10.0%
MECHAN, Sheila Con 7,563 14.6% 6.0%
MCNALLY, Callum Lab 7,531 14.5% 2.2%

An electorate of 66,300, having a valid vote count of 51,801 and an invalid vote count of 68.

Result declared at 02:42 on 9 June 2017. 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.