South West Bedfordshire (UK Parliament constituency)

South West Bedfordshire is a constituency represented in the House of Commons of the UK Parliament.[n 1] As with all constituencies of the UK Parliament, it elects one Member of Parliament (MP) by the first past the post system of election.

South West Bedfordshire
County constituency
for the House of Commons
Boundary of South West Bedfordshire in Bedfordshire
Location of Bedfordshire within England
CountyBedfordshire
Electorate79,137 (2018)[1]
Major settlementsDunstable, Leighton Buzzard
Current constituency
Created1983
Member of ParliamentAndrew Selous (Conservative)
Number of membersOne
Created fromSouth Bedfordshire

The serving Member since 2001 is Conservative Andrew Selous, who succeeded Conservative David Madel. Selous has been re-elected five times: in 2005, 2010, 2015, 2017 and 2019.