The 2022 West Dunbartonshire Council election was held on Thursday 5 May 2022, on the same day as the 31 other local authorities in Scotland. The election used the six wards created under the Local Governance (Scotland) Act 2004, with 22 councillors being elected. Each ward elected either 3 or 4 members, using the STV electoral system.

The SNP minority administration formed after the 2017 election was replaced with a new Labour majority administration.

2022 Results

West Dunbartonshire Local Election Result 2022
Party Seats Gains Losses Net gain/loss Seats % Votes % Votes +/−
  Labour 12 Increase4
  SNP 9 Decrease1
  West Dunbartonshire Community 1 Steady
  Conservative 0 2 Decrease2
  Independent 0 Decrease1
  Liberal Democrats 0 Steady
  Green 0 Steady

Ward results

Lomond

Lomond - 3 seats[1]
Party Candidate FPv% Count
1 2 3 4 5
SNP Jonathan McColl (incumbent) 34.5 1,494        
Labour Martin Rooney (incumbent) 21.7 938 1,017.4 1,163.1    
Labour Hazel Sorrell 16.6 719 782.1 969.3 1,035.0 1,433.5
Conservative Sally Page (incumbent) 15.4 666 680.9 731.0 735.2  
West Dunbartonshire Community Drew MacEoghainn 11.8 509 620.7      
Electorate: 9,111   Valid: 4,326   Spoilt: 75   Quota: 1,082   Turnout: 48.3%

Leven

Leven - 4 seats[2]
Party Candidate FPv% Count
1 2 3 4 5 6 7
SNP Ian Dickson (incumbent) 25.7 1,494            
Labour John Millar (incumbent) 18.7 1,089 1,095.2 1,101.2 1,116.8 1,184.3    
Labour Michelle McGinty 16.4 956 963.3 966.3 997.8 1,116.8 1,130.7 1,280.3
West Dunbartonshire Community Jim Bollan (incumbent) 16.4 953 972.2 988.4 1,047.1 1,136.1 1,138.2 1,500.6
SNP Ronnie McColl 11.2 653 913.3 917.3 1,007.6 1,017.3 1,017.9  
Conservative Matthew Dillon 7.2 420 421.1 432.1 439.3      
Green Paula Baker 3.5 206 226.5 231.7        
Independent Sian Wilkie 0.9 51 51.7          
Electorate: 13,820   Valid: 5,822   Spoilt: 129   Quota: 1,165   Turnout: 43.1%

Dumbarton

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Kilpatrick

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Clydebank Central

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Clydebank Waterfront

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References

  1. ^ "Candidate Votes Per Stage Report - Ward 1 - Lomond" (PDF). 6 May 2022.
  2. ^ "Candidate Votes Per Stage Report - Ward 2 - Leven" (PDF). 6 May 2022.