Ayr (Scottish Parliament constituency)

Ayr is a burgh constituency of the Scottish Parliament (Holyrood) covering the town of Ayr in the council area of South Ayrshire. It elects one Member of the Scottish Parliament (MSP) via the plurality (first past the post) electoral system. It is also one of nine constituencies in the South Scotland electoral region which elects seven additional members to the Scottish Parliament via a proportional electoral system known as the Additional Members System (abbreviated AMS) which allows for greater accuracy in representation for the region as a whole.

Ayr
burgh constituency
for the Scottish Parliament
Ayr shown within the South Scotland electoral region and the region shown within Scotland
Population75,598 (2019)[1]
Electorate59,233 (2015)[2]
Current constituency
Created1999
PartySNP
MSPSiobhian Brown
Council areaSouth Ayrshire