1982 Highland Regional Council election

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An election to the Highland Regional Council was held on 6 May 1982 as part of the wider 1982 Scottish regional elections. The election saw Independents win control of 42 of the council's 52 seats.

Aggregate results[edit]

Highland Regional election, 1982[1]
Turnout: 41.0% (Decrease3.2%)
Party Seats Gains Losses Net gain/loss Seats % Votes % Votes +/−
  Independent 42 70.9 20,968
  Labour 5 14.7 4,338
  SNP 2 9.5 2,803
  Liberal 2 4.9 1,457
  Conservative 1 0.0 0

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