Overview

Electoral law is out of date. Some of the laws that govern our democracy go back as far as 1872, and they don’t work for a digital age.

Summary

But these laws are at the heart of trust and confidence in politics. It’s vital they’re right for today and the future.

We’re calling on the UK’s governments to reform electoral law and make it simpler, up-to-date and future proof.

Download our quick guide

Electoral and political finance laws urgently need to be updated.

Download our quick guide to electoral reform to find out what needs to change and why action is urgently needed.