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2003 East Renfrewshire Council election
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All 20 seats to East Renfrewshire Council
11 seats needed for a majority
  First party Second party
 
Party Labour Conservative
Last election 9 8
Seats won 8 7
Seat change Decrease1 Decrease1
Popular vote 12,370 11,903
Percentage 31.9% 30.7%

  Third party Fourth party
 
Party Liberal Democrats Independent
Last election 2 1
Seats won 3 2
Seat change Increase1 Increase1
Popular vote 8,052 3,321
Percentage 20.7% 8.6%

East Renfrewshire Council election, 2003.svg
Results by ward.

Council Leader before election


No overall control

Elected Council Leader


No overall control

The 2003 East Renfrewshire Council election for the East Renfrewshire Council took place on 1 May 2003, alongside elections to Scotland's various other councils.

Aggregate results

East Renfrewshire Council election, 2003[1]
Party Seats Gains Losses Net gain/loss Seats % Votes % Votes +/−
  Labour 8 31.9 12,370
  Conservative 7 30.7 11,903
  Liberal Democrats 3 20.7 8,052
  Independent 2 8.6 3,321
  SNP 0 7.7 2,989
  Firefighters Against Cuts 0 0.5 176

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