The constituency of East Antrim stretches along the coastal strip on the northern side of Belfast Lough and the western side of the North Channel. It takes in the whole of Larne and Carrickfergus borough councils, and part of Newtownabbey borough council.
It is a constituency which can boast breathtaking scenery and a proud history. There are many facilities and features in East Antrim which stretch right the way up the coast road which also has incredible views of the sea stretching to Scotland.
Within the constituency there is the University of Ulster campus at Jordanstown, the historic Carrickfergus castle and the second busiest sea port in the United Kingdom at Larne, and both Scotland and the capital city are easily accessible from the area.