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Election for the constituency of Chelmsford on 8 June 2017

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

Conservative hold by Vicky Ford with a majority of 13,572 - 23.9% - on a turnout of 70.2%.

Candidates

Name Party Vote Vote share Vote change
FORD, Vicky Con 30,525 53.7% 2.2%
VINCE, Chris Lab 16,953 29.8% 12.2%
ROBINSON, Stephen LD 6,916 12.2% 0.3%
CARTER, Nigel UKIP 1,645 2.9% -11.3%
HOSSAIN, Reza Green 821 1.4% -2.1%

An electorate of 81,032, having a valid vote count of 56,860 and an invalid vote count of 103.

Result declared at 01:31 on 9 June 2017. 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.