Pete Wishart MP

Pete Wishart MP


Perth and North Perthshire


Scottish National Party

Address as

Pete Wishart

Contact details


House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA
Tel: 020 7219 8303


63 Glasgow Road, Perth, PH2 0PE
Tel: 01738 639598


35 Perth Street, Blairgowrie, PH10 6DL
Tel: 01250 876576

Web & Social media


Electoral history

Post Date
Member for Perth and North Perthshire 2015-
Member for Perth and North Perthshire 2005-15
Member for North Tayside 2001-05

Parliamentary career

Post Date
Shadow SNP Westminster Group Leader (Leader of the House of Commons) 2015-
Shadow SNP Spokesperson (Culture and Sport) 2010-15
Shadow SNP Spokesperson (Constitution) 2010-15
Shadow Spokesperson (Justice) 2007-10
Shadow Spokesperson (Home Affairs) 2007-10
Shadow Spokesperson (International Development) 2005-10
Shadow Spokesperson (Cabinet Office) 2005-07
Opposition Whip (Commons) 2001-07
Shadow Spokesperson (Transport) 2001-05
Shadow Spokesperson (Environment, Food and Rural Affairs) 2001-05
Shadow Spokesperson (Culture, Media and Sport) 2001-10

Select committees

Post House Date
Scottish Affairs Committee (Chair) Commons 2015-
Scottish Affairs Committee Commons 2015-
Speaker's Committee on the Electoral Commission Commons 2015-
Speaker's Advisory Committee on Works of Art Commons 2010-12
Scottish Affairs Committee Commons 2008-10
Speaker's Advisory Committee on Works of Art Commons 2008-10
Administration Committee Commons 2005-08

Political interests

Arts and culture, justice and equality, intellectual property

Countries of interest

Germany, Scandanavia, Southern Africa


General Election 2015 General Election - Perth and North Perthshire

Name Party Votes Share Change
Pete Wishart SNP 27379 50.51% 10.9%
Alexander Stewart Con 17738 32.73% 2.2%
Scott Nicholson Lab 4413 8.14% -8.3%
Peter Barrett LD 2059 3.80% -8.5%
Louise Ramsay Green 1146 2.11%
John Myles UKIP 1110 2.05%
Xander McDade Ind 355 0.65%
Majority 9641 17.79%
Turnout 54200 74.81%
Electorate 72449
Result SNP Hold

See Briefing Papers General Election 2015 for detailed results.

View the Commons Library elections site for detailed analysis of election data.