Electoral Register

(asked on 16th June 2015) - View Source

Question to the Cabinet Office:

To ask the Minister for the Cabinet Office, what (a) national and (b) local match rates between the electoral register and government databases were used in the transition towards Individual Electoral Registration (i) overall and (ii) in each local authority and parliamentary constituency.

Answered by
John Penrose Portrait
John Penrose
This question was answered on 22nd June 2015

The Cabinet Office published results in November 2014 of the nationwide data matching process referred to as ‘confirmation’ between government records and local data with electoral registers during the transition to Individual Electoral Registration.

The report is available at the following link:


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