Election for the constituency of Bishop Auckland on 8 June 2017.

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

Labour hold by Helen Goodman with a majority of 502 - 1.2% - on a turnout of 64.0%.

Candidates

Name Party Vote Vote share Vote change
GOODMAN, Helen Lab 20,808 48.1% 6.7%
ADAMS, Christopher Con 20,306 46.9% 14.4%
MORRISSEY, Ciaran LD 1,176 2.7% -1.7%
WALKER, Adam BNP 991 2.3% -

An electorate of 67,661, having a valid vote count of 43,281 and an invalid vote count of 78.

Result declared at 02:42 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.