Seats by political group: 2004-2009 United Kingdom - Outgoing Parliament

Seats by political group
Political groups in the European Parliament Number of seats
GUE/NGL 1
PSE 19
Verts/ALE 5
ALDE 11
EPP-ED 27
IND/DEM 8
NI 7

Political groups in the European Parliament

  • EPP-ED - Group of the European People's Party (Christian Democrats) and European Democrats
  • PSE - Socialist Group in the European Parliament
  • ALDE - Group of the Alliance of Liberals and Democrats for Europe
  • UEN - Union for Europe of the Nations Group
  • Verts/ALE - Group of the Greens/European Free Alliance
  • GUE/NGL - Confederal Group of the European United Left - Nordic Green Left
  • IND/DEM - Independence/Democracy Group
  • NI - Non-attached Members

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.

Breakdown by national parties and political groups: 2004-2009 United Kingdom - Outgoing Parliament

Composition of national seats in the European Parliament, divided into Political Groups and National parties
Political groups in the European Parliament Number of seats
EPP-ED - Group of the European People's Party (Christian Democrats) and European Democrats 27
National parties which are members of this Political Group
Cons. Conservative Party  26
UUP Ulster Unionist Party 1
PSE - Socialist Group in the European Parliament 19
National parties which are members of this Political Group
Lab. Labour Party 19
ALDE - Group of the Alliance of Liberals and Democrats for Europe 11
National parties which are members of this Political Group
LD Liberal Democrats  11
IND/DEM - Independence/Democracy Group 8
National parties which are members of this Political Group
UKIP UK Independence Party 8
Verts/ALE - Group of the Greens/European Free Alliance 5
National parties which are members of this Political Group
GP Green Party of England and Wales 2
SNP Scottish National Party 2
PC Plaid Cymru 1
GUE/NGL - Confederal Group of the European United Left - Nordic Green Left 1
National parties which are members of this Political Group
SF Sinn Fein 1
NI - Non-attached Members 7
National parties which are members of this Political Group
Cons. Conservative Party  2
UKIP UK Independence Party 2
TU Traditional Unionist 1
Ind. Independent 2

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.

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