Next United Kingdom general election

The next United Kingdom general election is scheduled to be held on Thursday 2 May 2024, in line with the Fixed-term Parliaments Act. If held to schedule, it would be the second general election to be held at the end of a fixed-term Parliament, and the first since 2015.

Next United Kingdom general election

 2019 No later than 2 May 2024

All 650 seats[lower-alpha 1] in the House of Commons
326 seats needed for a majority
Party Leader Current seats
Conservative Boris Johnson 363
Labour Keir Starmer 199
SNP Nicola Sturgeon 45
Liberal Democrats Ed Davey 12
DUP Jeffrey Donaldson 8
Sinn Féin Mary Lou McDonald 7
Plaid Cymru Adam Price 3
Alba Alex Salmond 2
SDLP Colum Eastwood 2
Green Siân Berry 1
Alliance Naomi Long 1
Independent n/a 5
Speaker Lindsay Hoyle 1
Incumbent Prime Minister
Boris Johnson
Conservative