The Electoral Commission

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

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Working here

Our working environment

We promote a high performance workplace, where staff are valued and rewarded as experts in their field.Much of our work is delivered through cross organisational programmes and related projects. This helps us ensure we deliver our corporate objectives in an efficient and effective manner.


We employ around 130 staff across the United Kingdom. We have offices in Belfast, Cardiff, Edinburgh and London as well as posts throughout England.

Learning and development

Developing our staff is an important part of the way we work. This includes everything from on-the-job training and internal training courses through to online learning and external courses. Through our performance management and development scheme, we actively encourage continuous learning and promote professional development.