Electoral Commission (@ElectoralCommUK )

Electoral Commission

Bio The Electoral Commission is the independent body which oversees elections and regulates political finance in the UK
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Twitter Web App : Did you know that a dementia diagnosis does not affect your right to vote? 🗳️

Know your rights when it comes to voting in the #GeneralElection2019. If you or a loved one is affected by dementia, find out how to vote in person, by post or proxy. bit.ly/32qRajf

Twitter Web App : We've also published the returns of parties that contested the European Parliamentary elections in Northern Ireland. Nine parties reported spending a combined total of over £194k electoralcommission.org.uk/media-centre/p…

Twitter Web App : Today we have published the spending returns of nine political parties that spent £250k or less at the European Parliamentary elections in Great Britain. They reported spending a combined total of over £268k. electoralcommission.org.uk/media-centre/p…

Twitter Web App : Remember that with a General Election coming all the information you need to vote is available on our Every Vote Counts website:

everyvotecounts.org.uk/voting/

Twitter Web App : 📬#Didyouknow that when returning your postal vote it's best to send it directly to your local authority? Contact details and more information can be found here 👉bit.ly/32pHTrj #GE2019

Twitter Web App : Thanks for having us on the sofa! If anyone has further questions about registering to vote, more information is available on our website electoralcommission.org.uk/i-am-a/voter twitter.com/BBCBreakfast/s…

Hootsuite Inc. : Henry Roffey Hi, voter registration is linked to residency, you should register where you reside. If you are unable to attend your local polling station you should consider voting by post or proxy. Hope that helps. Thanks Mark

Twitter Web App : Plenty of useful advice here from CNWL NHS FT for mental health patients and service users on how to register to vote ahead of the general election on 12 December 👉cnwl.nhs.uk/news/have-your…

Twitter Web App : #Didyouknow the role of the Commission is to oversee elections and regulate political finance? We don’t regulate the content of campaign material but we have published recommendations to increase the transparency of digital campaigns bit.ly/2PQ2ZNe #GE2019

Twitter Web App : Students can often register to vote at both their term-time and home addresses.

This means that in local elections, some students can vote in two areas. But in a general election, they must choose which area to vote in and only vote once.

Learn more: electoralcommission.org.uk/i-am-a/voter/s…

Twitter Web App : We welcome today’s PACAC Committee report on electoral law reform and agree that this is urgently needed. The rules need to be simplified and modernised to reflect advances in digital campaigning and provide transparency for voters twitter.com/CommonsPACAC/s…

Twitter Web App : When’s the deadline to register to vote? When will I know who the candidates standing in my area are? We’ve published our timetable for the general election on 12 December that has the vital dates voters in Great Britain should know bit.ly/2JEfk37

Twitter Web App : A non-party campaigner is a group that campaigns in the run up to elections but is not a political party and does not stand candidates. Non-party campaigners must register with us if they plan to spend more than £20k in England or £10k in Scotland, Wales or Northern Ireland.

Twitter Web App : We’ve received a number of enquiries in the last few days, asking about Momentum’s status in this election. Momentum have submitted their non-party campaigner registration to us and we are now reviewing it.

Twitter Web App : Throughout this election campaign we’ll be keeping you up to date with our regulatory work and how we’re working with parties and campaigners to ensure they’re following the rules.

Twitter Web App : Thanks for having us on the sofa! If anyone has further questions about registering to vote, more information is available on our website electoralcommission.org.uk/i-am-a/voter twitter.com/BBCBreakfast/s…

Twitter Web App : Following the House of Commons’ vote in favour of an early UK Parliamentary general election, our Chief Executive, Bob Posner, has said the electoral community is preparing to deliver the poll. electoralcommission.org.uk/media-centre/s…