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Election for the constituency of Upper Bann on 7 May 2015

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

DUP hold by David Simpson with a majority of 2,264 - 4.8% - on a turnout of 59.0%.

Candidates

Name Party Vote Vote share Vote change
SIMPSON, David DUP 15,430 32.7% -1.2%
DOBSON, Jo-Anne UUP 13,166 27.9% -
SEELEY, Catherine SF 11,593 24.6% -0.2%
KELLY, Dolores SDLP 4,238 9.0% -3.8%
LAVERY, Peter APNI 1,780 3.8% 0.8%
KELLY, Martin CSA 460 1.0% -
HARTE, Damien WP 351 0.7% -
SINGH BHOGAL, Amandeep Con 201 0.4% -

An electorate of 80,060, having a valid vote count of 47,219 and an invalid vote count of 254.

Result declared at 02:18 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.