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Election for the constituency of Sheffield South East on 7 May 2015

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

Labour hold by Clive Betts with a majority of 12,311 - 29.5% - on a turnout of 59.2%.

Candidates

Name Party Vote Vote share Vote change
BETTS, Clive Lab 21,439 51.4% 2.7%
WINSTONE, Steve UKIP 9,128 21.9% 17.3%
SLEAT, Matt Con 7,242 17.4% -0.0%
SMITH, Gail LD 2,226 5.3% -18.0%
DUCKENFIELD, Linda Green 1,117 2.7% -
BATTERSBY, Jen CSA 207 0.5% -
WHITEHOUSE, Ian TUSC 185 0.4% -
ROBERTS, Matthew ED 141 0.3% -

An electorate of 70,422, having a valid vote count of 41,685 and an invalid vote count of 108.

Result declared at 05:21 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.