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Election for the constituency of South West Hertfordshire on 7 May 2015

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

Conservative hold by David Gauke with a majority of 23,263 - 40.6% - on a turnout of 71.9%.

Candidates

Name Party Vote Vote share Vote change
GAUKE, David Con 32,608 56.9% 2.7%
DIGGINS, Simon Lab 9,345 16.3% 4.8%
ANDERSON, Mark UKIP 6,603 11.5% 9.0%
QUINTON, Nigel LD 5,872 10.3% -17.7%
PARDY, Charlotte Green 2,583 4.5% -
CARTMELL, Graham CSP 256 0.4% -

An electorate of 79,668, having a valid vote count of 57,267 and an invalid vote count of 174.

Result declared at 04:38 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.