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Page Compiled: Martin Melaugh and Fionnuala McKenna (to 1999)
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Results of Elections Held in Northern Ireland Since 1968

  • new icon DRAFT RESULTS 2017 Westminster General Election (NI) (Thursday 8 June 2017)

  • 2017 Northern Ireland Assembly Election (Thursday 2 March 2017)

  • 2016 European Union Referendum (Thursday 23 June 2016)

  • 2016 Northern Ireland Assembly Election (Thursday 5 May 2016)

  • 2015 Westminster General Election (NI) (Thursday 7 May 2015)

  • 2014 European Election (Thursday 22 May 2014)

  • 2014 Local Government Election (Thursday 22 May 2014)

  • 2013 Westminster By-Election, Mid Ulster, (Thursday 7 March 2013)

  • 2011 Westminster By-Election, West Belfast, (Thursday 9 June 2011)

  • 2011 Northern Ireland Assembly Election (Thursday 5 May 2011)

  • 2011 Local Government Election (Thursday 5 May 2011)

  • 2011 Referendum on the Alternative Vote system (Thursday 5 May 2011)

  • 2010 Westminster General Election (NI) (Thursday 6 May 2010)

  • 2009 European Election (Thursday 4 June 2009)

  • 2007 Northern Ireland Assembly Election (Wednesday 7 March 2007)

  • 2005 Westminster General Election (NI) (Thursday 5 May 2005)

  • 2005 Local Government Election (Thursday 5 May 2005)
    (Originally set for 18 May 2005)

  • 2004 European Election (10 June 2004)

  • 2003 Northern Ireland Assembly Election (Wednesday 26 November 2003)
    (Originally set for 1 May 2003; rescheduled for 29 May 2003; postponed until the 'autumn' of 2003; then set for Wednesday 26 November 2003)

  • 2001 Westminster General Election (NI) (Thursday 7 June 2001)

  • 2001 Local Government Election (Thursday 7 June 2001)

  • 2000 Westminster By-Election (Thursday 21 September 2000)

  • 1999 European Election (Thursday 10 June 1999)

  • 1998 Northern Ireland Assembly Election (Thursday 25 June 1998)

  • 1998 Referendum on the Northern Ireland Peace Agreement (Friday 22 May 1998)

  • 1997 Local Government Election (Wednesday 21 May 1997)

  • 1997 Westminster General Election (NI) (Thursday 1 May 1997)

  • 1996 Forum Election (Thursday 30 May 1996)

  • 1995 Westminster By-Election (Thursday 15 June 1995)

  • 1994 European Election (Thursday 9 June 1994)

  • 1993 Local Government Election (Wednesday 19 May 1993)

  • 1992 Westminster General Election (NI) (Thursday 9 April 1992)

  • 1990 Westminster By-Election (Thursday 17 May 1990)

  • 1989 European Election (Thursday 15 June 1989)

  • 1989 Local Government Election (Wednesday 17 May 1989)

  • 1987 Westminster General Election (NI) (Thursday 11 June 1987)

  • 1986 Westminster By-Elections (23 January 1986)

  • 1985 Assembly By-election (Thursday 17 October 1985)

  • 1985 Local Government Election (Wednesday 15 May 1985)

  • 1984 European Election (Thursday 14 June 1984)

  • 1984 Assembly By-election (Thursday 1 March 1984)

  • 1983 Westminster General Election (NI) (Thursday 9 June 1983)

  • 1983 Assembly By-election (Wednesday 20 April 1983)

  • 1982 Assembly Election (Wednesday 20 October 1982)

  • 1982 Westminster By-election (Thursday 4 March 1982)

  • 1981 Local Government Election (Wednesday 20 May 1981)

  • 1981 Westminster By-election (Thursday 20 August 1981)

  • 1981 Westminster By-election (Thursday 9 April 1981)

  • 1979 European Election (Thursday 7 June 1979)

  • 1979 Westminster General Election (NI) (Thursday 3 May 1979)

  • 1977 Local Government Election (Wednesday 18 May 1977)

  • 1975 Constitutional Convention Election (Thursday 1 May 1975)

  • 1974 Westminster General Election (NI) (Thursday 10 October 1974)

  • 1974 Northern Ireland Assembly By-election (Thursday 20 June 1974)

  • 1974 Westminster General Election (NI) (Thursday 28 February 1974)

  • 1973 Assembly Election (Thursday 28 June 1973)

  • 1973 Local Government Election (Wednesday 30 May 1973)

  • 1973 Northern Ireland Referendum (Thursday 8 March 1973)

  • 1970 Westminster General Election (NI) (Thursday 18 June 1970)

  • 1970 Stormont By-elections (Thursday 16 April 1970)

  • 1969 Westminster By-election (NI) (Thursday 17 April 1969)

  • 1969 Stormont Election (Monday 24 February 1969)

  • 1968 Stormont By-election (Wednesday 6 November 1968)

  • 1968 Stormont By-election (Thursday 16 May 1968)

  • 1968 Stormont By-election (Friday 22 March 1968)

  • Forthcoming Elections
    • Northern Ireland Assembly Election (unclear when next election will be called)


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