Election for the constituency of Makerfield on 8 June 2017.

An election to the 57th Parliament of the United Kingdom for the constituency area of Makerfield, held as part of the general election on 8 June 2017.

Labour hold by Yvonne Fovargue with a majority of 13,542 - 28.9% - on a turnout of 63.2%.


Name Party Vote Vote share Vote change
FOVARGUE, Yvonne Lab 28,245 60.2% 8.4%
CARNEY, Adam Con 14,703 31.3% 11.8%
BRIERLEY, Bob Ind 2,663 5.7% -
SKIPWORTH, John LD 1,322 2.8% -0.8%

An electorate of 74,259, having a valid vote count of 46,933 and an invalid vote count of 104.

Result declared at 01:24 on 9 June 2017. Declarations times do not form part of election declarations and should be regarded as indicative rather than official.

Under section 13(b) of the Representation of the People Act 1985, a candidate gaining 5% or less of the vote share will forfeit their deposit.