General election - Thursday 12 December 2019

A general election took place on Thursday 12 December. Following the count overnight, the results were announced in the early hours of Friday 13 December 2019.

A UK Parliamentary General Election took place on Thursday 12 December 2019. In Brighton & Hove, MPs were elected to three constituencies:

  • Lloyd Russell-Moyle (Labour) was elected as the MP for Brighton Kemptown 
  • Caroline Lucas (Green) was elected as the MP for Brighton Pavilion   
  • Peter Kyle (Labour) was elected as the MP for Hove   

Have a look at the full results for each constituency.

To vote in the general election you had to be:

  • have been registered to vote by 11.59pm on Tuesday 26 November
  • be 18 or over on the day of the election
  • be a British, Irish or qualifying Commonwealth citizen
  • be resident at an address in the UK (or a British citizen living abroad who has been registered to vote in the UK in the last 15 years)

Key dates

  • Tuesday 26 November (11.59pm): Last day to register to vote
  • Tuesday 26 November (5pm): Last day for us to receive your postal vote application or to make changes to existing postal or proxy votes.
  • Wednesday 4 December (5pm): Last day for us to receive your proxy vote application
  • Thursday 12 December: Election day

Election documents