At the 2016 elections, Unionist parties totalled 18,841 votes which was 2,929 more votes than the nationalist parties.
At the 2021 election, if everyone tactically voted for CONSERVATIVE, it would remove the SNP from the Constituency
Aberdeenshire East is a constituency of the Scottish Parliament (Holyrood). It elects one Member of the Scottish Parliament (MSP) by the first past the post method of election.
North East Scotland is one of the eight electoral regions of the Scottish Parliament which were created in 1999. Ten of the parliament's 73 first past the post constituencies are sub-divisions of the region and it elects seven of the 56 additional-member Members of the Scottish Parliament (MSPs). Thus it elects a total of 17 MSPs. The North East Scotland region shares boundaries with the Highlands and Islands and Mid Scotland and Fife regions.
The electoral wards used in the creation of Aberdeenshire East are: Central Buchan, Turriff and District, Mid Formartine, Ellon and District, Inverurie and District. In part: Peterhead South and Cruden (shared with Banffshire and Buchan Coast), East Garioch (shared with Aberdeenshire West)
You can register to vote via Aberdeen City Council or contact the Grampian Electoral Registration Office: