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Election for the constituency of Dover on 8 June 2017

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

Conservative hold by Charlie Elphicke with a majority of 6,437 - 12.4% - on a turnout of 69.7%.

Candidates

Name Party Vote Vote share Vote change
ELPHICKE, Charlie Con 27,211 52.4% 9.1%
BLAIR, Stacey Lab 20,774 40.0% 9.2%
WAUCHOPE, Piers UKIP 1,722 3.3% -16.9%
DODD, Simon LD 1,336 2.6% -0.6%
SAWBRIDGE, Beccy Green 923 1.8% -0.8%

An electorate of 74,564, having a valid vote count of 51,966 and an invalid vote count of 76.

Result declared at 01:41 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.