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The independent body which oversees elections and regulates political finance in the UK

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Who we are

We are the independent body which oversees elections and regulates political finance in the UK.

We work to promote public confidence in the democratic process and ensure its integrity.

Annual report 2015-16

Read our annual report for 2015-16 (PDF)

Our people and offices

We are divided into four main directorates:

  • Party and Election Finance
  • Electoral Administration (including our English regional offices and our offices in Northern Ireland and Wales)
  • Communications (including our office in Scotland)
  • Finance and Corporate Services

Visit the contact us page for details of each of our offices.

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What we do

Find out more about the work we do on our Roles and Responsibilities page.

Who we are