Hastings and Rye (UK Parliament constituency)

Parliamentary constituency in the United Kingdom, 1983 onwards

Hastings and Rye is a constituency[n 1] represented in the House of Commons of the UK Parliament since 2010 by Amber Rudd,[1] a Conservative.[n 2] Rudd has been Home Secretary in the Theresa May Cabinet since 2016.


  1. A county constituency (for the purposes of election expenses and type of returning officer)
  2. As with all constituencies, the constituency elects one Member of Parliament (MP) by the first past the post system of election at least every five years.


  1. "Electorate Figures – Boundary Commission for England". 2011 Electorate Figures. Boundary Commission for England. 4 March 2011. Archived from the original on 6 November 2010. Retrieved 13 March 2011.