Election for the constituency of South Antrim on 8 June 2017.

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

DUP gain from UUP by Paul Girvan with a majority of 3,208 - 7.4% - on a turnout of 63.3%.

Candidates

Name Party Vote Vote share Vote change
GIRVAN, Paul DUP 16,508 38.2% 8.1%
KINAHAN, Danny UUP 13,300 30.8% -1.9%
KEARNEY, Declan SF 7,797 18.1% 5.2%
KELLY, Neil APNI 3,203 7.4% -2.4%
LYNCH, Roisin SDLP 2,362 5.5% -2.7%

An electorate of 68,244, having a valid vote count of 43,170 and an invalid vote count of 122.

Result declared at 02:26 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.