At the 2016 elections, Unionist parties totalled 12,619 votes which was 1,335 less votes than the nationalist parties.
At the 2021 election, if everyone tactically voted for LABOUR, it would remove the SNP from the Constituency
Airdrie and Shotts is a constituency of the Scottish Parliament. It elects one Member of the Scottish Parliament (MSP) by the plurality (first past the post) method of election.
Central Scotland (Meadhan-Alba in Gaelic) is one of the eight electoral regions of the Scottish Parliament which were created in 1999. Nine 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 16 MSPs.
The electoral wards used in the creation of Airdrie and Shotts are: Airdrie North, Airdrie Central, Airdrie South, Fortissat
You can register to vote via Aberdeen City Council or contact the Grampian Electoral Registration Office: