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Election for the constituency of Portsmouth North on 7 May 2015

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

Conservative hold by Penny Mordaunt with a majority of 10,537 - 23.2% - on a turnout of 62.1%.

Candidates

Name Party Vote Vote share Vote change
MORDAUNT, Penny Con 21,343 47.0% 2.7%
FERRETT, John Lab 10,806 23.8% -3.9%
FITZGERALD, Mike UKIP 8,660 19.1% 15.0%
SANDERS, Darren LD 2,828 6.2% -13.9%
ELLIS, Gavin Green 1,450 3.2% 2.1%
WOODS, Jon TUSC 231 0.5% 0.2%
GEORGE, Steven JACP 72 0.2% -

An electorate of 73,105, having a valid vote count of 45,390 and an invalid vote count of 157.

Result declared at 06:17 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.