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Election for the constituency of Tooting on 7 May 2015

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

Labour hold by Sadiq Khan with a majority of 2,842 - 5.3% - on a turnout of 69.7%.

Candidates

Name Party Vote Vote share Vote change
KHAN, Sadiq Lab 25,263 47.2% 3.7%
WATKINS, Dan Con 22,421 41.9% 3.4%
OBIRI-DARKO, Esther Green 2,201 4.1% 2.9%
LING, Philip LD 2,107 3.9% -10.9%
DE SKUBA SKWIRCZYNSKI, Przemek UKIP 1,537 2.9% 1.6%

An electorate of 76,782, having a valid vote count of 53,529 and an invalid vote count of 212.

Result declared at 01:12 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.