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.

2017 General Election

The 2017 General Election was held on 8 June 2017. A total of 6 candidates ran for election.

Summary

DUP
Democratic Unionist Party Hold
Majority
20,643
Electorate
75,657
Turnout
64.1%

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
28,521 58.9% 15.6%
Cara McShane
Sinn Féin
7,878 16.3% 4.0%
Jackson Minford
Ulster Unionist Party
3,482 7.2% -4.9%
Timothy Gaston
TUV
3,282 6.8% -8.9%
Patricia O'Lynn
Alliance
2,723 5.6% 0.0%
Declan O'Loan
Social Democratic & Labour Party
2,574 5.3% -1.7%