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EU referendum campaigner updates

In the run up to the referendum on the United Kingdom's membership of the European Union, we will be providing updates for people and organisations that may be campaigning at the referendum.

Regular updates for referendum campaigners

Update for referendum campaigners No.10 – 30 June 2016 (PDF)

  • referendum on the UK’s membership of the European Union
  • paying invoices for campaign spending and leave to pay
  • spending returns
  • campaign reporting deadlines
  • unregistered referendum campaigners
  • where you can find further information

Update for referendum campaigners No.9 – 11 May 2016 (PDF)

  • guidance for campaigners
  • attending the national count event
  • Chief Counting Officer campaigner briefing
  • pre-poll reporting
  • imprints
  • working together
  • where you can find further information

Update for referendum campaigners No.8 – 13 April 2016 (PDF)

  • appointment of designated lead campaigners
  • start of referendum period
  • register of campaigners
  • where you can find further information

Update for referendum campaigners No.7 – 31 March 2016 (PDF)

  • referendum timetable
  • guidance for campaigners
  • registering as a campaigner
  • designated lead campaign groups
  • EU Referendum public information booklet information
  • where you can find further information

Update for referendum campaigners No.6 – 26 February 2016 (PDF)

This update has been amended to correct a pre-poll reporting date from 29 April to 28 April.

  • key dates for the referendum
  • advice service and guidance
  • the referendum period and the regulated period for the May 2016 elections
  • restrictions on public bodies at the referendum

Update for referendum campaigns No.5 – 26 January 2016 (PDF)

  • status of the Act and the campaigner rules
  • guidance for campaigners
  • registering as a campaigner
  • pre-poll reporting
  • donations and loans

Update for referendum campaigners No.4 – 21 December 2015

  • status of the Act
  • how we are publishing our guidance
  • May 2016 elections: Scottish Parliament, National Assembly for Wales and Northern Ireland Assembly elections
  • counting of votes at the EU referendum

Update for referendum campaigners No.3 – 4 November 2015

  • designated lead campaign groups
  • the Commission’s role in designation
  • the designation application period
  • how the designation decision is made

Update for referendum campaigners No.2 – 7 October 2015

  • the status of the Bill
  • referendum question
  • registration
  • referendum spending

Update for referendum campaigners No.1 – 16 July 2015

  • a summary of our role at the referendum
  • basic information about the referendum
  • where you can find more information

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