Rt Hon Elizabeth Truss MP

Rt Hon Elizabeth Truss MP

Constituency

South West Norfolk

Party

Conservative

Address as

Elizabeth Truss

Contact details

Departmental

Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs, Nobel House, 17 Smith Square, London, SW1P 3JR
Tel: 03459 33 55 77
defra.helpline@defra.gsi.gov.uk

Constituency

No constituency office publicised
Tel: 01842 757345

Parliamentary

House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA
Tel: 020 7219 7151

Web & Social media

Biography

Electoral history

Post Date
Member for South West Norfolk 2015-
Member for South West Norfolk 2010-15
Contested Calder Valley General Election 2005
Contested Hemsworth General Election 2001

Parliamentary career

Post Date
Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs 2014-
Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Department for Education) 2012-14

Select committees

Post House Date
Justice Committee Commons 2010-12

Political interests

Economy, education, food

 

General Election 2015 General Election - South West Norfolk

Name Party Votes Share Change
Elizabeth Truss Con 25515 50.92% 2.6%
Paul Smyth UKIP 11654 23.26% 17.0%
Peter Smith Lab 8649 17.26% -1.3%
Rupert Moss-Eccardt LD 2217 4.42% -17.2%
Sandra Walmsley Green 2075 4.14% 2.5%
Majority 13861 27.66%
Turnout 50110 65.10%
Electorate 76970
Result Con Hold

See Briefing Papers General Election 2015 for detailed results.

View the Commons Library elections site for detailed analysis of election data.