The Electoral Commission

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

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Our offices

This page contains contact details for all the Electoral Commission offices. Click on the links to go straight to the details you are looking for:

Query about the electoral register or registering to vote?

The Electoral Commission does not compile or maintain the electoral registers.

If you would like to find out if you are registered, request paper application forms or change your address on the electoral register you need to contact the Electoral Registration Officer at your local council.

To get their contact details please visit our Your Vote Matters website or telephone 0333 103 1928.


Public enquiries and information

Please telephone 0333 103 1928 or complete the form on our contact us page. Alternatively please write to the Electoral Commission at the address below.

Political parties, candidates and agents

For information on registering a political party or for any other enquiries about political parties, candidates or agents, please contact the party and election finance advice line:
Tel: 0333 103 1928

Press and media

For press and media enquiries, contact our press office:
Tel: 020 7271 0704

Recruitment and job vacancies at the Commission

Please see the current information here: Working with us or call 020 7271 0686.

Our offices

Main office

3 Bunhill Row
London EC1Y 8YZ
Tel: 020 7271 0500 (switchboard)
Fax 020 7271 0505
Textphone: 18001 020 7271 0500

For information and requests:

Northern Ireland

The Electoral Commission
Ground Floor, 4 Cromac Place
The Gasworks
Belfast BT7 2JB
Tel: 0333 103 1928
Fax: 028 9031 4827


The Electoral Commission
City Chambers
High Street
Edinburgh EH1 1YJ
Tel: 0333 103 1928
Fax: 0131 225 0205


The Electoral Commission
Companies House
Crown Way
Cardiff CF14 3UZ

Y Comisiwn Etholiadol
Tŷ’r Cwmnïau
Ffordd y Goron
Caerdydd CF14 3UZ

Tel/Ffôn: 0333 103 1929
Fax/Ffacs: 029 2038 0996 |

English regional teams

The English regional teams provide advice and guidance for local authority election staff and election candidates and agents.

Enquiries from local authority election staff and candidates and agents should be directed to or you can call us on 0333 103 1928.

Please direct any written correspondence to the respective regional team at the main Electoral Commission office address.

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