Tobago House of Assembly (THA) Elections 2017 Result Candidates Constituencies Dates Opinion Exit Poll,THA Elections 2017

Last Modified: January 18, 2017 at 5:02 am

Tobago House of Assembly (THA) Elections 2017 Result Candidates Constituencies Dates Opinion Exit Poll, THA Elections Result 2017 dates, Tobago House of Assembly election seats parties, THA Elections 2017

Tobago House of Assembly (THA) Elections Schedule 2017

 Tobago House of Assembly (THA) election will be held on Monday January 23, 2017.

A release from the Office of the Prime Minister announced yesterday that the President Anthony Carmona has fixed January 23 next year as the date for the election of members to serve in the THA. Consequently, nomination day will be January 3, 2017, the release stated.

The People's National Movement (PNM) won all 12 seats in the last THA election held in January 2013. The Tobago Organisation of the People (TOP), one of the coalition parties in the former People's Partnership, which contested the election, got no seats in that election.

This time around the parties seeking to unseat the PNM are the Tobago Forwards which is led by former Partnership minister Christlyn Moore and the Progressive Democratic Party led by trade unionist Watson Duke.

Political Parties

  • People's National Movement – PNM
  • Tobago Organisation of the People – TOP
  • The Platform of Truth -TPT

News: TOBAGO House of Assembly (THA) Chief Secretary Orville London will not be contes­ting the position of Chief Secretary in the THA's election on January 17, 2017.London has been the THA's Chief Secretary since he was elected in 2001 and is currently serving his fourth term.

Tobagan House of Assembly election result 2013

By Party

Party Votes  % Seats
People's National Movement 19,919 61.2 12
Tobago Organisation of the People 11,927 36.7 0
The Platform of Truth 675 2.1 0
Independents     0

 Tobagan House of Assembly election result By constituency

Constituency Tobago Organisation of the People People's National Movement The Platform of Truth
Parlatuvier/L' Anse Fourmi/ Speyside 1,175 1,478 24
Goodwood/ Belle Garden West 1,251 1,587 50
Belle Garden East/ Roxborough/Delaford: 1,198 1,420 19
Scarborough/ Calder Hall 835 1,773 50
Lambeau/ Signal Hill: 783 1,953 47
Bacolet/ Mt. St. George: 905 1,518 42
Canaan/ Bon Accord 905 1,564 50
Buccoo/ Mt. Pleasant 856 1,802 33
Bethel/ Mt Irvine: 1,116 1,617 58
Providence/ Mason Hall/ Moriah: 1,129 1,706 61
Plymouth / Golden Lane 849 1,600 174
Black Rock/ Whim / Spring Garden: 925 1,901 67
Total 11,927 19,919 675