Election for the constituency of Faversham and Mid Kent on 8 June 2017.

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

Conservative hold by Helen Whately with a majority of 17,413 - 35.0% - on a turnout of 68.9%.


Name Party Vote Vote share Vote change
WHATELY, Helen Con 30,390 61.1% 6.7%
DESMOND, Michael Lab 12,977 26.1% 9.9%
NAGHI, David LD 3,249 6.5% -0.1%
MCGIFFIN, Mark UKIP 1,702 3.4% -14.6%
GOULD, Alastair Green 1,431 2.9% -1.0%

An electorate of 72,205, having a valid vote count of 49,749 and an invalid vote count of 77.

Result declared at 03:55 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.