electoral commission

  • May 12, 2017

    The Crown Prosecution Service (CPS) has announced that no charges will be brought against Conservative Party candidates or agents relating to election expenses during the 2015 General Election campaign.

  • April 24, 2017

    The Electoral Commission is to investigate the Leave.EU group over its spending during the 2016 EU referendum campaign.

  • June 4, 2015

    New figures published by the Electoral Commission show 10 UK registered political parties reported accepting over £30.6 million in donations in the first quarter of 2015.

  • November 5, 2013

    The Electoral Commission which was not consulted by the government before it developed its controversial Transparency of Lobbying, Non-Party Campaigning and Trade Union Administration Bill, which is in Committee stage in the House of Lords. The EC sent a briefing to peers yesterday (4 November 2013), backing a pause. It reads as follows:

  • May 20, 2010

    In its interim report, the Electoral Commission has suggested that the UK voting law should be changed so that anyone queuing when polls close could still vote.