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Election for the constituency of East Renfrewshire on 8 June 2017

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

Conservative gain from SNP by Paul Masterton with a majority of 4,712 - 8.8% - on a turnout of 76.7%.

Candidates

Name Party Vote Vote share Vote change
MASTERTON, Paul Con 21,496 40.0% 18.0%
OSWALD, Kirsten SNP 16,784 31.2% -9.3%
MCDOUGALL, Blair Lab 14,346 26.7% -7.3%
MORTON, Aileen LD 1,112 2.1% 0.2%

An electorate of 70,067, having a valid vote count of 53,738 and an invalid vote count of 67.

Result declared at 02:41 on 9 June 2017. Declaration times data is not official, as it not recorded on election declarations, so should be regarded as indicative.

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.