The Electoral Commission

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

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Guidance on submitting your statements of accounts

All political parties and accounting units must keep financial records. All parties and some accounting units must submit annual statements of accounts to us. This page contains guidance for parties and accounting units on how to submit statements of accounts.


Introduction to being a party treasurer

This part covers:

  • An introduction to your responsibilities
  • Maintaining your party's details
  • Donations and loans responsibilities
  • Annual accounting responsibilities
  • Campaign spending responsibilities

Introduction to being a party treasurer (PDF)

Party or campaigner