Category Archives: Electoral Commission

Making your first time count

This is what we found out about the voting attitudes of 16- and 17-year-olds in Scotland… Continue reading

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Why the annual canvass ensures you’re able to have a say in our democracy

You may have recently received, or will soon receive, a form asking you to check the accuracy of information held by elections staff at your local authority. Continue reading

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5 things you need to know about voting in the UK general election

Don’t miss out on the essential information you need to vote with confidence in tomorrow’s UK general election… Continue reading

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Crimestoppers partnership: Inspiring confidence in the handling of electoral fraud

You can help us to stand up to electoral fraud and ensure that the people who might try to commit this type of offence are held accountable. Continue reading

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Electoral fraud: high stakes highlighted in new report

2016 saw an unprecedented number of polls with important elections held across the whole of the UK in May, a referendum on the UK’s membership of the EU in June, and numerous parliamentary by-elections. We have recently published data on … Continue reading

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Supporting those without a doorstep of their own to register to vote

Are you an organisation that works closely with those who are homeless or living in temporary accommodation? Find out how you can support them to register to vote in the upcoming local elections on 4 May… Continue reading

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Don’t be left in the background – get #ReadyToVote

With just one week to go, find out how you can ensure young people across Scotland are #ReadyToVote for the Scottish council elections this May… Continue reading

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