Election schedule

A UK Parliamentary general election took place on 8 June 2017.

The regulated period for non-party campaigners started on 9 June 2016 (365 days before polling day) and ended on 8 June 2017.

Dates for pre-poll reporting

Date of dissolution of UK Parliament – 3 May 2017

Polling day – Thursday 8 June 2017

Reporting dates

Weekly reporting periodReporting period datesDeadline for submission
Week 13 May to 9 May16 May 2017
Week 210 May to 16 May23 May 2017
Week 317 May to 23 May30 May 2017
Week 424 May to 30 May6 June 2017
Week 531 May to 6 June13 June 2017
Week 67 June to 8 June15 June 2017

Non-party campaigners had to register with us if they intended to spend £20,000 in England or £10,000 in either Scotland, Wales or Northern Ireland.

Situations & procedures

Registering with us

This part covers:

  • who can register as a non-party campaigner
  • when you must register as a non-party campaigner
  • how to apply to register
  • what happens after registration
Situations & procedures

Donations to non-party campaigners