Standing as a candidate

The Electoral Commission produce the most up-to-date guidance if you're thinking of standing as a candidate in elections, including information on:

  • standing for election
  • campaigning
  • accepting donations
  • spending money
  • your rights as a candidate, including access to election proceedings
  • reporting after the elections


For advice from the Electoral Commission:

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Last updated: 15 August 2018 08:30:53