Current legislature in figures

United Kingdom

Constitutive session 1 July 2014 United Kingdom

Composition of national seats in the European Parliament, divided into Political Groups and National parties
Political groups Number of seats
EFDD - Europe of Freedom and Direct Democracy Group 24
National parties which are members of this Political Group
Political groups Number of seats
UKIP United Kingdom Independence Party 24
S&D - Group of the Progressive Alliance of Socialists and Democrats in the European Parliament 20
National parties which are members of this Political Group
Political groups Number of seats
Lab. Labour Party 20
ECR - European Conservatives and Reformists Group 20
National parties which are members of this Political Group
Political groups Number of seats
Cons. Conservative Party 19
UUP Ulster Unionist Party 1
Greens/EFA - Group of the Greens/European Free Alliance 6
National parties which are members of this Political Group
Political groups Number of seats
GP Green Party 3
SNP Scottish National Party 2
PL-PW Plaid Cymru - Party of Wales 1
ALDE - Group of the Alliance of Liberals and Democrats for Europe 1
National parties which are members of this Political Group
Political groups Number of seats
Ldem. Liberal Democrats 1
GUE/NGL - Confederal Group of the European United Left - Nordic Green Left 1
National parties which are members of this Political Group
Political groups Number of seats
SF Sinn Fein 1
NI - Non-attached Members 1
National parties which are members of this Political Group
Political groups Number of seats
DUP Democratic Unionist Party 1

Since 2009, according to Parliament’s rules of procedure, a political group shall consist of at least 25 Members elected in at least seven Member States.

Outgoing Parliament: European Parliament configured as in the last parliamentary session of the ongoing legislature.

Constitutive session: Results as officially announced by the newly-elected European Parliament after verification of its Members’ eligibility criteria.

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Outgoing parliament (as of April 2019) United Kingdom

Composition of national seats in the European Parliament, divided into Political Groups and National parties
Political groups Number of seats
ECR - European Conservatives and Reformists Group 19
National parties which are members of this Political Group
Political groups Number of seats
Cons. Conservative Party 18
UUP Ulster Unionist Party 1
S&D - Group of the Progressive Alliance of Socialists and Democrats in the European Parliament 18
National parties which are members of this Political Group
Political groups Number of seats
Lab. Labour Party 18
EFDD - Europe of Freedom and Direct Democracy Group 18
National parties which are members of this Political Group
Political groups Number of seats
The Brexit Party (former UKIP) The Brexit Party 12
Ind. (former UKIP) Independent 5
SDP (former UKIP) Social Democratic Party 1
Greens/EFA - Group of the Greens/European Free Alliance 6
National parties which are members of this Political Group
Political groups Number of seats
GP Green Party 3
SNP Scottish National Party 2
PC-PW Plaid Cymru - Party of Wales 1
ENF - Europe of Nations and Freedom Group 3
National parties which are members of this Political Group
Political groups Number of seats
UKIP United Kingdom Independence Party 2
Ind. (former UKIP) Independent 1
EPP - Group of the European People's Party (Christian Democrats) 2
National parties which are members of this Political Group
Political groups Number of seats
Cons. Conservative Party 2
ALDE - Group of the Alliance of Liberals and Democrats for Europe 1
National parties which are members of this Political Group
Political groups Number of seats
Ldem Liberal Democrats 1
GUE/NGL - Confederal Group of the European United Left - Nordic Green Left 1
National parties which are members of this Political Group
Political groups Number of seats
SF Sinn Fein 1
NI - Non-attached Members 3
National parties which are members of this Political Group
Political groups Number of seats
UKIP United Kingdom Independence Party 1
Ind. (former UKIP) Independent 1
DUP Democratic Unionist Party 1

Since 2009, according to Parliament’s rules of procedure, a political group shall consist of at least 25 Members elected in at least seven Member States.

Outgoing Parliament: European Parliament configured as in the last parliamentary session of the ongoing legislature.

Constitutive session: Results as officially announced by the newly-elected European Parliament after verification of its Members’ eligibility criteria.

See full details

Source: European Parliament

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