North Antrim

North Antrim is a constituency in Ballymena, Northern Ireland. The seat is currently vacant, and was last held by Ian Paisley (Democratic Unionist Party) between 6 May 2010 to 6 November 2019.

The dissolution of Parliament took place on 6 November 2019. All business in the House of Commons has come to an end and there are no MPs. Every seat in the Commons is vacant until after the general election on 12 December 2019.

From the home page you can access links to more information about Parliament during the election period.

2015 General Election

The 2015 General Election was held on 7 May 2015. A total of 9 candidates ran for election.

Summary

DUP
Democratic Unionist Party Hold
Majority
11,546
Electorate
75,876
Turnout
55.2%

You can view more detailed information about this election result on the election result pages.

Share of the vote

The graph below shows the share of the vote across all the candidates.

Breakdown

The table below shows the individual vote breakdown for each candidate.

Candidate/Party Votes Share Change
Ian Paisley
Democratic Unionist Party
18,107 43.2% -3.2%
Timothy Gaston
TUV
6,561 15.7% -1.1%
Daithí McKay
Sinn Féin
5,143 12.3% -0.1%
Robin Swann
Ulster Unionist Party
5,054 12.1% 12.1%
Declan O'Loan
Social Democratic & Labour Party
2,925 7.0% -1.8%
Jayne Dunlop
Alliance
2,351 5.6% 2.4%
Robert Hill
UK Independence Party
1,341 3.2% 3.2%
Carol Freeman
Conservative
368 0.9% 0.9%
Thomas Palmer
Independent
57 0.1% 0.1%