We issue circulars to electoral administrators for statutory purposes only. We no longer issue circulars on a regular basis. Guidance, requests and key messages are now delivered via our Bulletins.
Electoral administration bulletin
We issue electoral administration bulletins on a regular basis. The bulletins are a regular summary of key messages and requests from the Electoral Commission to Returning Officers, Electoral Registration Officers, Electoral Services Managers and other stakeholders involved in the administration of elections. You can view all the bulletins below (please note there are separate editions for England and Wales, and Scotland):