The results are declared for Ward 8 Johnstone South & Elderslie:Jacqueline Cameron – Scottish National Party (SNP)
John Hood – Scottish Labour Party
Iain McMillan – Scottish Labour Party
Andy Steel – Scottish National Party (SNP)

Candidate Name Affiliation Number of First Preference Votes
Jacqueline Cameron Scottish National Party (SNP) 1,613
John Hood Scottish Labour Party 1,310
Brian Jackson  Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party 959
Robert MacIntyre Scottish Liberal Democrats 141
Iain McMillan Scottish Labour Party 1,270
Andy Steel Scottish National Party (SNP) 634
Total 5,723