News releases and statements
This page contains our latest news releases. You can also find releases from previous years about key announcements and information.
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Our statement on the Government's response to our report on Police and Crime Commissioner elections.Section: JournalistType: News release12-12-2013
The Electoral Commission has today given its advice to Parliament on the proposed referendum question in James Wharton MP’s EU (Referendum) Bill, a Private Member’s Bill which has its next parliamentary stage on 8 November.Section: JournalistType: News release29-10-2013
Our press release on our review of the UK’s current system of party and election finance regulation.Section: JournalistType: News release26-06-2013
Delay in legislation risks major voting registration changeType: News release20-12-2012
First UK-wide referendum in over 35 years delivers a "No" to changing the UK Parliament voting system
Jenny Watson had announced the result of the first UK-wide referendum in over 35 yearsType: News release07-05-2011
The Electoral Commission – the independent regulator of referendum campaign spending - has designated the official lead Yes and No campaigners for the referendum on the UK voting system on Thursday 5 May. The Commission designated ‘Yes in May 2011 Ltd’ (campaigning as ‘Yes to Fairer Votes’) as the lead ‘Yes’ campaigner and ‘No Campaign Limited’ (campaigning as ‘NO to AV’) as the lead ‘No’ campaigner.Type: News release18-03-2011
We are ready to deliver the first UK-wide referendum since 1975, following Royal Assent to the Parliamentary Voting System and Constituencies Act.Type: News release17-02-2011
Statement on the Supreme Court judgment on donations to the United Kingdom Independence Party (UKIP)Type: News release29-07-2010