UK Parliament General election
8 June 2017

Prime minister Theresa May called an early general election to strengthen her hand in the Brexit negotiations. Parliament voted 522-13 to ratify this decision under the Fixed-term Parliaments Act 2011, which requires a two-thirds supermajority.

10 candidates contested 2 seats in 2 constituencies in Sutton.

    seats won votes % votes % seats votes per seat candidates votes per candidate
  Conservative Party 1 46,017 45% 50% 46,017 2 23,008
  Liberal Democrats 1 34,688 34% 50% 34,688 2 17,344
  Labour Party 0 20,023 19% 0% 2 10,011
  Green Party 0 1,372 1% 0% 2 686
  Independent 0 434 0% 0% 1 434
  Christian Peoples Alliance Party 0 189 0% 0% 1 189
Electorate 141,253
Ballot papers issued 102,947
Turnout 73%

Candidates elected

Carshalton and Wallington Tom Brake
Sutton and Cheam Paul Scully