The Electoral Commission

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

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Who we are

We are the independent body which oversees elections and regulates political finance in the UK.

We work to promote public confidence in the democratic process and ensure its integrity.

Our people and offices

We are divided into four directorates:

  • Communications and Research
  • Electoral Administration and Guidance
  • Finance and Corporate Services
  • Political Finance and Regulation

Visit the contact us page for details of each of our offices.

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What we do

Find out more about the work we do on our roles and responsibilities page.

Who we are