Election for the constituency of Belfast West on 8 June 2017.

An election to the 57th Parliament of the United Kingdom for the constituency area of Belfast West, held as part of the general election on 8 June 2017.

Sinn Féin hold by Paul Maskey with a majority of 21,652 - 53.3% - on a turnout of 65.1%.

Candidates

Name Party Vote Vote share Vote change
MASKEY, Paul SF 27,107 66.7% 12.5%
MCCOUBREY, Frank DUP 5,455 13.4% 5.6%
CARROLL, Gerry PBPA 4,132 10.2% -9.1%
ATTWOOD, Tim SDLP 2,860 7.0% -2.8%
EASTWOOD, Sorcha APNI 731 1.8% 0.0%
CAMPBELL, Conor WP 348 0.9% -0.8%

An electorate of 62,423, having a valid vote count of 40,633 and an invalid vote count of 190.

Result declared at 02:18 on 9 June 2017. Declarations times do not form part of election declarations and should be regarded as indicative rather than official.

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.