Election for the constituency of Gateshead on 8 June 2017.

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

Labour hold by Ian Mearns with a majority of 17,350 - 41.2% - on a turnout of 64.6%.

Candidates

Name Party Vote Vote share Vote change
MEARNS, Ian Lab 27,426 65.1% 8.4%
HANKINSON, Lauren Con 10,076 23.9% 9.4%
BELL, Mark UKIP 2,281 5.4% -12.4%
HINDLE, Frank LD 1,709 4.1% -2.8%
REDFERN, Andy Green 611 1.5% -2.6%

An electorate of 65,186, having a valid vote count of 42,103 and an invalid vote count of 71.

Result declared at 02:03 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.