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Election for the constituency of Chichester on 7 May 2015

An election to the 56th Parliament of the United Kingdom for the constituency area of Chichester, held as part of the general election on 7 May 2015.

Conservative hold by Andrew Tyrie with a majority of 24,413 - 42.7% - on a turnout of 68.5%.

Candidates

Name Party Vote Vote share Vote change
TYRIE, Andrew Con 32,953 57.7% 2.3%
MONCREIFF, Andrew UKIP 8,540 14.9% 8.1%
FARWELL, Mark Lab 6,933 12.1% 1.7%
SMITH, Andrew LD 4,865 8.5% -18.9%
RICHMOND, Jasper Green 3,742 6.5% -
EMERSON, Andrew Patr 106 0.2% -

An electorate of 83,396, having a valid vote count of 57,139 and an invalid vote count of 198.

Result declared at 06:43 on 8 May 2015. Declaration times data is not official, as it not recorded on election declarations, so should be regarded as indicative.

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.