General Election - Thursday 12 December 2019


Voter turnout was 72.22% out of 78,398 people who were eligible to vote.  The turnout for the General Election in 2017 was 74.07% and in 2015 it was 69.8%.

Candidate Party Number of votes
Nigel ADAMS The Conservative Party 33,995
Mike JORDAN The Yorkshire Party 1,900
Katherine MACY Liberal Democrats 4,842
Malik ROFIDI Labour Party 13,858
Arnold WARNEKEN Green Party 1,823


Rejected ballots

Reason Number of votes
Want of an official mark 0
Voting for more candidates than voter was entitled to 28
Writing or mark by which voter could be identified 3
Being unmarked or wholly void for uncertainty 160
Rejected in part 0
Total 191

Polling stations were open between 7am and 10pm on Thursday 12 December.

The deadline to register to vote was midnight on Tuesday 26 November. The deadline to apply for or cancel an exisiting postal vote was 5pm on Tuesday 26 November.

The deadline to apply for an emergency proxy vote was 5pm on Thursday 12 December.

Click here for a full list of candidates.  These candidates were for the Selby and Ainsty Constituency.

Other information

Click here to read the Notice of Election.

Click here to read the Statement of Persons Nominated. This document also includes the Notice of Poll and Situation of Polling Stations.

Click here to read the Notice of Election Agents.

Click here to read the full timetable for the election.

For further information regarding the election please contact 01757 705101 or email