Libertarian Party UK

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Libertarian Party UK
LeaderFriedmanite19
Deputy LeaderSeimer1234
Deputy LeaderThreeCommasClub
Founded12 November 2017;
3 years ago
 (2017-11-12)
IdeologyLibertarianism
Economic liberalism
Laissez-faire
Euroscepticism
British nationalism
Political positionRight wing
Colours     Purple
House of Commons
36 / 150
House of Lords
7 / 69
Scottish Parliament
5 / 129
Senedd Cymru
8 / 60

The Libertarian Party UK, formerly known as the New Liberty Party and commonly known as LPUK, is a right-wing political party in the United Kingdom led by Friedmanite19 since its formation that believes in drastic tax and spending reductions, free markets and individual freedom and liberty. It is staunchly pro-brexit and opposes public health paternalism. Influences include Thatcherism, Friedrich Hayek, and Ludwig Von Mises.

Election Results

United Kingdom

Election year # of
votes
% +/- # of
overall seats won
+/- Position Outcome Additional Information
March 2018 1,734,575 6.40% New
5 / 100
New 7th Opposition Part of Unofficial Opposition
August 2018 2,601,833 11.72% Increase 5.32%
11 / 100
Increase 6 5th Opposition Part of Unofficial Opposition
February 2019 4,620,513 18.67% Increase 6.95%
14 / 100
Increase 3 3rd Government Formed minority coalition government government with Conservative Party
August 2019 4,594,461 15.73% Decrease 2.94%
14 / 100
Steady 0 3rd Opposition Part of Unofficial Opposition
Febuary 2020 4,874,562 16.02% Increase 0.29%
15 / 100
Increase 1 3rd Opposition Part of Unofficial Opposition
August 2020 7,557,373 21.06% Increase 5.04%
23 / 100
Increase 8 2nd Government Formed majority coalition government government with Conservative Party